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Pitcher

1978.27.1 (RS209047)

Description

Molded earthenware pitcher with blue transfer-print pattern "Priory." Flower and scroll border encircles rim and frames landscape scene on body. Scene is of a Gothic castle or priory with two figures in the foreground, one fishing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1862
Inscriptions
"PRIORY. / D" (Text in scrolling cartouche with flowers. Several potteries made "Priory" patterend transferware. )
"Lyman" (Written on white sticker)
Material
ceramic glaze
earthenware
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
ceramic glaze
earthenware
molding (forming)
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
transfer printing
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
9 x 9 1/2 x 9 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1978.27.1
Credit Line
Gift of Aimee and Rosamund Lamb
GUSN
49559

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