Molasses Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1825

GUSN

GUSN-28643

Description

Small tin pitcher with tapered cylindrical body, applied handle and pointed spout. The pitcher has a hinged cover (hinge is broken) and loop for a missing ring pull. The exterior of the pitcher is painted black with stylized yellow and green leaves and orange fruit.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
tin (metal)
painting (image-making)
Vessel, Drink Serving
Pitcher
Pitcher

Associated Building

Original To Perkins Farm,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

3 3/4 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. John W. Perkins

Accession Number

1919.104