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Pitcher

1949.593 (RS119709)

Description

Vitrified white body with straight sides. Circular bottom, slightly recessed with impressed mold marks. Lower half with molded horizontal ribbing and matte finish. Matte blue mineral glaze on upper body in jasperware tradition; applied molded leaf-sprig decoration. Molded rope-twist handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1880
Inscriptions
Impressed mark: 24/L Incised mark: 943
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
foliation (pattern)
glazing (coating)
impressing
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
molding (forming)
reeding
stoneware (pottery)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
foliation (pattern)
glazing (coating)
Impressed
impressing
Jasper Ware
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Molded
molding (forming)
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
reeding
Ribbed
Sprig
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Accession Number
1949.593
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7804

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