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Pitcher

Description

Small straight sided pitcher tapering from a circular base to a wide circular mouth with pinched spout; molded body in brown tree bark overall motif with handle in form of a branch terminating on sides in large green oak leaves; snail shell spur on handle; flint enamel or mineral glazes; interior mottled aqua green.

Details

Maker
Minton (Maker)
Date
ca. 1880
Inscriptions
Impressed on bottom ""MINTON/35/..3""
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
earthenware
shell (animal material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Earthenware
maiolica
Majolica
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
Shell
shell (animal material)
Tree
trees
Dimensions
4 x 4.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1134
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6075

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