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Chamber Pot

Description

Brown and white small floral on branch pattern, with induced glaze. .5) Deep, quatrefoil shaped, molded neck ring and leaves; applied handle; cover has quatrefoil shape with applied handle in shape of branch and leaves.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1879 A
Inscriptions
Maker's marks on bottom of pitcher: a man within a circle with ""MUME"" above and ""1790/B.C. & W./Late Mayers"" below; also registry mark and ""Ivory"" stamped.
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
earthenware
ironstone (pottery)
vitrification
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Branch
chamber pots
Earthenware
earthenware
Floral
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
POT, CHAMBER
Quatrefoil
quatrefoils
Semi-Vitrified
vitrification
Dimensions
7.5 x 8.75 (HxD), 11 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1376.5AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6608

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