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Pitcher

Description

Copper lustre w/ bulbous lower body w/ rococo handle w/ diamond pattern in relief; spout w/ diamond-shaped diaper in relief and bellflower terminal; diamond-shaped beading around rim (in relief); yellow enamel painted band below beading; painted pink and blue and white flowers and green leaves all over body.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Material
copper (metal)
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
earthenware
glazing (coating)
lusterware
overglazing
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bellflower
copper (metal)
Copper Lustre
Diamond
Diaper
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
earthenware
Earthenware
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
foliation (pattern)
glazing (coating)
husk (motif)
leaf (plant material)
Leaves
lozenges
lusterware
Overglazed
overglazing
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
9 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.350
Credit Line
Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge
GUSN
45171

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