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1949.594 (RS119710)

Description

Straight sides rising from oval bottom; rounded shoulders terminating in small mouth with slightly wider rim. Mouth molded in form of tied sack. High relief molded decoration on front with "Mr. & Mrs. CAUDLE in bed with caption. Reverse with figure of woman on stage "Miss Pettyman". Top half with brown stain, bottom buff.

Details

Maker
Doulton & Watts/Lambeth Pottery (Maker)
Date
ca. 1840
Inscriptions
On front: No, Mr. Caudle/I shall not go to sleep/like a good soul/see Punch.
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
relief (sculpture techniques)
salt glaze
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Classical Figure
DECANTER
flasks (bottles)
glazing (coating)
Molded
molding (forming)
Relief
relief (sculpture techniques)
salt glaze
Salt-Glazed
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Dimensions
5.75 x 2.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.594
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7805

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