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Pitcher

1986.162 (RS25195)

Description

Wedgewood jasperware milk pitcher of low cylindrical form with small spout and strap handle; in deep blue jasper with white cameo relief decoration in the round classical figures and motifs; with acanthus leafage at handle and leaf decoration under spout (repaired).

Details

Maker
Wedgwood & Co. (Maker)
Date
1879-1881
Inscriptions
Impressed on underside: ""Wedgwood"" ""T/HJ""
Location of origin
Tunstall, England
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
relief (sculpture techniques)
stoneware (pottery)
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Jasper Ware
Neoclassical
PITCHER, MILK
pitchers (vessels)
Relief
relief (sculpture techniques)
stoneware (pottery)
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
3.375 x 5.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.162
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50703

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