Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-25204

Description

Thrown and incised bulbous body, swelled at center and tapering to a very narrow foot. Tapered at neck w/ an incised line defining shoulder. Molded strap handle. Wide circular mouth w/ dished flange to receive circular lid w/ button knop. Pinch spout. Red clay body w/ lead glaze interior. Dark brown slip on exterior under glossy glaze.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
redware
Redware
PITCHER

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

7.5 x 6.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.271