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Pitcher

1971.1059 (RS118002)

Description

Blue transfer print decoration with village and fishing scene overall; interior and exterior border of floral scrolls alternating with peacock feathered motif; feathered motif on molded double C-scroll handle rising above rim and terminating at back of mouth; curvilinear spouted mouth; globular, faceted molded body on circular scalloped foot.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1870
Inscriptions
Incised heart mark on bottom.
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
feather (material)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Feather
feather (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
fishing
Fishing
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
Peacock
peafowl
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Village
villages
Dimensions
7.5 x 7.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1059
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5967

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