Chamber Pot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1850

GUSN

GUSN-2789

Description

Pearlware child's chamber pot ; squat, irregular bulbous body on low, flared foot; flat overhanging rim and scroll handles; decorated with hand-painted underglaze blue floral decoration and blue bands to rim and foot.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chamber pots
painting (image-making)
hand-painted
pearlware
throwing (pottery technique)
underglazing
Pearlware
Underglazed
Painted
Thrown
POT, CHAMBER

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3.25 x 6 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1239