Tureen with cover

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1825

GUSN

GUSN-254814

Description

Body (a) has deep ovoid form with canted corners and ovoid foot. Body with molded feather and rope band at mouth, broken by fanlight and acanthers motif. Molded eagle's head and handles at sides. Decorative bands and handles painted a deep blue. Bottom is stamped with '10'. Cover (b) is conforming domed lid with oval mushroom-like handle. Edge, neck, and finial with conforming molded decoration. Edge cut-out present for receiving a ladle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tureens
earthenware
Tureen

Associated Person

Thacher, Mary

Associated Building

Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

155.1981ab

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Estate of Guido Perera

Accession Number

1999.360AB