Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1895-1915

GUSN

GUSN-26683

Description

Black transfer-printed yellow glazed earthenware pitcher. Floral medallions and scene depicting Plymouth Rock superimposed geometric background. Silver luster accents on the rim and handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
earthenware
transfer printing
lusterware
Vessel, Drink Serving
Pitcher
Pitcher

Label

In an SPNEA exhibit at One Bowdoin Squre Gallery: "Pilgrims, Patriots and Products" 10/00 - 4/01

Inscription

Transfer printed on front, back and bottom: Front: ""1620/ PLYMOUTH ROCK"" Back: ""CANOPY OVER PLYMOUTH ROCK"" Bottom: ""A.S. BURBANK/ PLYMOUTH, MASS"" [in seal]; ""COPYRIGHTED 1906 BY/ A.S. BURBANK/ PLYMOUTH, MASS."" Paper label on bottom: ""Perfect/ $175-250/ Restoreable"" Painted(?): ""8(?) - E"" Tag: ""35.00/ .5 [circled]/ A S BURBANK/ 1906 Plymouth/ MASS - Souvenir/ pitcher as is"" [tag is inside accession file]

People and Organizations

Plymouth Rock

Maker

Burbank, A. S. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Plymouth, MA, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

5 3/4 x 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Jane C. Nylander

Accession Number

2000.590

Places

Massachusetts (United States)