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Water pitcher

1986.548 (RS25138)

Description

White ovoid body w/ flared foot and spout; molded Oriental fretwork w/ central medallion and flowers inside and around on sides accented w/ gilding; also bands around foot and rim; squarish bracket handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
Gilded on underside: symbol w/ two dots w/ teardrop shape between them.
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
gilding
ironstone (pottery)
molding (forming)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Gilded
gilding
Ironstone
Molded
molding (forming)
PITCHER, WATER
pitchers (vessels)
Possibly ironstone (pottery)
Dimensions
8.625 x 6.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.548
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50940

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