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Pitcher

Description

White body; 4-faceted rounded oval w/ pink lustre vertical reeding surrounding medallions of lustre "cottage scenes" (different on the two pitchers); spray of flowers (lustre under mouth); lustre and polychrome enamel border of roses; assorted flowers; band of beading in relief under border; pointed figure-7 handle w/ pink lustre highlights on spine.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1840
Inscriptions
Handwritten cloth label on bottom: ""1067/ J.B. Morris""
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
luster (textile)
overglazing
pearlware
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Cottage
cottages
earthenware
Earthenware
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
glazing (coating)
Luster
luster (textile)
Medallion
Overglazed
overglazing
pearlware
Pearlware
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
Rose
rose (genus)
Spray
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1957.210
Credit Line
Gift of John B. Morris, Jr.
GUSN
45937

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