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Chamber Pot

Description

White bodied waste bucket has flaring lip, steeped neck tapers slightly inwards to base; iron bail, attached with screws, has central turned wooden handle, painted black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1881
Inscriptions
""Pat'd Sept. 1881""
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
earthenware
iron (metal)
ironstone (pottery)
vitrification
wood (plant material)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
chamber pots
Earthenware
earthenware
Iron
iron (metal)
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
POT, CHAMBER
Semi-Vitrified
vitrification
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
8.875 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1380
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6614

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