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Chamber Pot

Description

Two-part molded bulbous body with pinched waist and flared, cross-hatched rim; applied "C" handle; circular lid with domed center and knop finial; brown and white transfer pattern of floral with vines.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Inscriptions
Pattern name printed on bottom ""ORCHID""; inscribed ""IVORY.""
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
chamber pots
earthenware
Earthenware
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Orchid
POT, CHAMBER
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
7.5 x 9.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1388AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6623

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Orchid

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