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Pitcher

1970.746 (RS179436)

Description

Molded white clay body with colorless glaze. Exterior with overall. Gilt asymmetrical floral branches meander over body with bamboo and other blossoms, in the Japanese taste; two butterflies and one been. Body is spherical with round foot; cylindrical neck with round spouted mouth. Molded C-shaped handled with rope twist motif.

Details

Maker
Haviland, Charles Field, 1878-1891 (Maker)
Date
1878-1891
Location of origin
Limoges, France
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
porcelain
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
8 (H), 6 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.746
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
63953

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