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Chamber Pot Lid

Description

White body with blue transfer print decoration; lids are slightly domed and circular; central molded scalloped motif with flower finial (handle) at center; center scene shows couple in foreground; buiudings in distance with mountains; tree at right; pine needle diaper around rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
earthenware
pine (wood)
transfer printing
vitrification
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
chamber pots
Classical Figure
covers (closures)
Earthenware
earthenware
Mountain
mountains
Pine
pine (wood)
POT, CHAMBER
Semi-Vitrified
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
vitrification
Dimensions
3.5 (H), 9.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1383.1
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6617

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