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Pitcher

1982.248 (RS209424)

Description

Earthenware pitcher with blue transfer-print pattern "Moselle" produced by J & G Alcock, Cobridge. Scene of three women relaxing beside a waterway wtih exotic, tile-roof buildings and many towers in the background. Diaper and flower border with small vignettes of boat and building.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1839-1846
Inscriptions
"MOSELL. [in scroll cartouche] / J&G ALCOCK / COBRIDGE" (printed)
"PORCELIAN / OPAQUE / J & G ALCOCK" (impressed)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts
Descriptive terms
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
Pitcher, Wash
pitchers (vessels)
transfer printing
Dimensions
10 3/4 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.248
GUSN
50225

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