Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1843-1855

GUSN

GUSN-18865

Description

Hexagonal pitcher, flow blue decoration; design depicts archway with flowers surrounding it; blue diamond pattern on handle and base; darker blue hues at rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
ceramic (material)
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
earthenware
flow blue (ceramic glaze)
Flow blue
Transfer Printed
Earthenware
Pitcher

Inscription

Stamped on bottom of pitcher: ""OREGON/ CHINESE PORCELAINE/ TJ & J MAYER./ LONGPORT.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Mayer, Thomas, John, Jos (Maker)

Location of Origin

Burslem/Longport, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

6 7/8 x 6 7/8 (HxW), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1057