Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-29151

Description

Creamware pitcher. Polychrome transfer-printed design. Oval medallions depicting patriotic scenes featuring a memorial to George Washington and plans for Washington D.C.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
creamware
gilding
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Vessel, Drink Serving
Pitcher
Pitcher

Inscription

Sticker on bottom: ""$30.00/ N.T.W.[?]X"" (in pencil)

People and Organizations

Washington, DC
John Bull

Washington, George, 1732-1799
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

10 1/2 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew

Accession Number

1920.521