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

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