Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1810-1820

GUSN

GUSN-18499

Description

Lusterware pitcher w/ relief griffin and classical scene; engine-turned neck and base; foliated scroll handle; luster has coppery/ purple tint; leaf shaped spout.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
appliqué (technique)
earthenware
turning (shaping process)
lusterware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Classical
Earthenware
Applied
Lusterware
Griffin
Classical Figure
engine turned
PITCHER

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7.25 x 9.5 (HxW), 5.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.523