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Pitcher

1971.1057 (RS118000)

Description

White glazed pitcher has round spout with scalloped lip at back side; C-shaped handle has molded leaf motif projecting onto sides where it joins body; convex neck band below spout, repeated at spur of handle; body has alternating concave and convex facets; bulbous base sharply indents to conforming foot ring.

Details

Maker
Alcock, John (Maker)
Date
1853-1861
Inscriptions
Imprinted on bottom ""Imperial Ironstone China John Alcock.""
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
ironstone (pottery)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
Dimensions
11.5 x 8.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1057
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5965

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