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

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