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Wash pitcher

1958.188 (RS206910)

Description

Red, transfer-print earthenware pitcher. Flower and scroll pattern on interior and exterior rim and handle. The print on the sides of pitcher is of an urn and basket filled with flowers and fruit. A duck is in the mid-ground; a body of water, buildings and a flying duck in the background.

Details

Maker
Davenport (Maker)
Date
1815-1850
printed maker's mark
Inscriptions
"DAVENPORT" (red, maker's mark)
"13 / DAVENPORT" [over Anchor] (maker's mark)
Location of origin
England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts
Places
County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
Pitcher, Wash
pitchers (vessels)
transfer printing
Dimensions
7 1/2 x 8 (HxW), 6 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.188
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
46012

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