Water pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1870-1890

GUSN

GUSN-171869

Description

Chinese export porcelain water pitcher with wide spout and s curve loop handle in Rose Medallion pattern consisting of alternating panels of birds and flowers and groups of people within a house interior surrounding a circle enclosing a bird and peony, border consists of flowers and butterflies.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
porcelain
Chinese export
famille rose
Pitcher, Water

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD159

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

9 x 10 1/2 x 7 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1808.70

Places

China