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Pitcher

Description

Copper-colored body with red highlights depicting scene of Good Samaritan: [1] 2 figures huddled around caldron [2] Samaritan administering to wayward family; all in high relief in deep foliage; branch/flower handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1860
Inscriptions
S&G/23 (impressed)
Location of origin
Bodenbach, Germany, Bohemia
Material
painting (coating)
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Painted
painting (coating)
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Dimensions
9 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.758
Credit Line
Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew
GUSN
6719

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