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Pitcher

1986.132 (RS25140)

Description

A porcelain milk pitcher, molded in square form on bow corner feet. It has molded reeding to the top rim and an elongated handle. It is white with large free-hand floral decoration. In shades of pink, grey, green and yellow enamels. There are gilt highlights to the top rim, spout, handle and base. It ia an Asian-style Victorian.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Inscriptions
In hand enamel on the underside is: 13 .
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
enameling
gilding
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Earthenware
earthenware
Enameled
enameling
Floral
floral patterns
Gilded
gilding
Molded
molding (forming)
Painted
painting (coating)
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
Porcelain
porcelain
Victorian
Dimensions
5.625 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.132
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50680

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