English Yelloare Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-2402

Description

Large creamware picher of barrel shape and foliate strap handle; body decorated with a pale yellow glaze and painted roulette-like banding to the top and bottom in shade of dark brown and rust. Sometimes categorized as English Yelloware.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
creamware
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
throwing (pottery technique)
yellowware
Creamware
Yelloware
Thrown
Lead Glazed
PITCHER

Inscription

Handwritten fabric label on bottom underside: ""B.K.Little/Spring Street"".

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

8 1/2 x 10 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.425