Wash pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-305509

Description

Blue transfer-printed earthenware pitcher depicting an urn with classical figures, a ruin, and a waterway with a gondola winding between classical-style buildings. A second scene is printed on the border around the rim. It depicts an urn, a sailing vessel and distant mountains. Floral and geometric patterned border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
earthenware
transfer printing
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
Pitcher, Wash
Pitcher, Wash

Additional Identification Number

A1875

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts

Dimensions

11 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 7 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1988.582