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Pitcher

1986.199 (RS25424)

Description

Redware pitcher, oversized, of urn shape w/ deep straight neck and thick reeded shoulder-to-body strap handle; w/ incised wavy lines to neck and incised banding to shoulder area. Covered overall w/ yellow glaze w/ greenish tint and decorated w/ bold asterisk-like designs in brown slip. C-spout broken off. Repairs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1720-1790
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
incising
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
glazing (coating)
Incised
incising
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
15 x 14 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.199
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50738

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