Partial tea set

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1820

GUSN

GUSN-14176

Description

Pearlware cream pitcher (part of partial tea set). Molded w/ swirling fluted sides and decorated w/ hand painted pink enamel trim, floral spray and tiny flower heads above and below chain-link line near rim; tapered cylinder creamer.

Details

Descriptive Terms

creamers
painting (image-making)
hand-painted
molding (forming)
pearlware
Federal
Pearlware
Molded
Painted
Federal
PITCHER, CREAM

Inscription

Hand painted on underside: ""158""

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2.625 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.159.2