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Water pitcher

1986.547 (RS25546)

Description

Earthenware wash pitcher; molded in large, elongated baluster form w/ wide spout and long strap handle; on raised outflared foot; decorated w/ dark brown transfer-print Chinese pagoda-on-a-lake exotic landscape scene on sides and floral border to inside and outside of spout and around foot rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1865
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
lead glaze
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Earthenware
earthenware
Lead Glaze
lead glaze
Molded
molding (forming)
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Victorian
Dimensions
14 x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.547
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50939

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