Chamber Pot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-2791

Description

Staffordshire transfer-print pearlware chamber pot, of squat globular form with a low straight foot, a flat overhanging rim and a strap handle. It has a underglaze blue transfer-print decoration of figures in a country landscape with cows and houses in the forground and background, as well as a conforming design to the interior center and a floral design on the rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chamber pots
pearlware
throwing (pottery technique)
transfer printing
underglazing
floral patterns
Pearlware
Underglazed
Transfer Printed
Thrown
Landscape
Floral
POT, CHAMBER

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

5.125 x 9.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1241