Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1835-1870

GUSN

GUSN-25468

Description

Orangey-buff colored clay body w/ colorless glaze. Molded form. Pitcher w/ bulbous body swelling out from a basal ring. Very slightly tapered inward to undefined neck and terminating in a well-shaped spouted mouth w/ C-shaped handle extended at back. Exterior buff colored w/ overglaze painted decoration of Greek key border and black line banding.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
earthenware
Earthenware
PITCHER

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

8 x 7.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1985.419.1