Bedpan

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-3137

Description

Round bedpan with a wide lip and nozzle end, covered with an orange glaze and bown splotches.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bedpans (containers)
lead glaze
redware
Redware
Lead Glaze
BEDPAN

Inscription

In yellow paint on the bottom undrside reads: 5321/N.F.S . Handwritten in pencil on the bottom underside reads: (indistinct) perhaps ""Mrs. Litt. Nissin"" .

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 x 12 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1640