Urn

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830

GUSN

GUSN-179810

Description

Small, decorative earthenware urn. Urn has bulbous body, scroll handles, flared rim and sits on a square platform. The urn is glazed light blue and hand-painted with flowers in metallic gold, black and white and bands in metallic gold. Each side of the urn are painted with polychrome landscape scenes: one depicts a castle; the other a manor house.

Details

Descriptive Terms

urns
earthenware
hand-painted
glazing (coating)
Urn

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4 5/8 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather

Accession Number

1993.623