Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-174617

Description

Small terracotta pitcher with handle. Bulbous shape with stylized floral design under spout. Pitcher exterior is not glazed. The handle, pitcher interior, and pitcher bottom are coated with a clear glaze. Nannie Borden Phillips butterfly mark on bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
terracotta (clay material)
Pitcher

Inscription

Butterfly shaped mark (Butterfly mark written in black. Used by Nannie Borden Phillips)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Phillips, Nannie Jencks (Borden), 1877-1963 (Maker)

Dimensions

4 1/8 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2242