Creamer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1805-1815

GUSN

GUSN-17611

Description

Squat, ovoid porcelain cream pitcher terminating in wide spouted mouth. Imari design. Cobalt blue, orange and gilt design of leaves, tendrils, stylized flowers and abstract motifs on white background in three reserves outlined in gilt and separated by gilt leaf sprays and pendant flowers on cobalt blue background outlined in gilt on midsection. Gilt rim and handle. Gilt leaf band around shoulder. gilt leaf sprays under lip. Elongated C-scroll handle with spur.

Details

Descriptive Terms

creamers
enameling
gilding
hand-painted
porcelain
floral patterns
Imari
Vessel, Drink Serving
Pitcher
Pitcher, Cream
Pitcher, Cream

Maker

Coalport (Maker)

Location of Origin

England, SHROPSHIRE

Dimensions

4 3/4 x 3 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. John B. Morris Jr.

Accession Number

1952.32

Places

Shropshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]