Cream Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1825-1850

GUSN

GUSN-3243

Description

The creamer is of oblong baluster form with a flared rectangular-cut cornered base and large scalloped spout and a "D" shaped handle. It is printed in blue with a vintage (grape) pattern at the base, front and back, spout and handle. Also a scroll-edge reserve with a view of a fortress on a hill with ships in the foreground on two sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

creamers
earthenware
impressing
molding (forming)
transfer printing
fortresses
scenes (depictions)
ships
Earthenware
Molded
Transfer Printed
Impressed
Fortress
Ship
Scenic
PITCHER, CREAM

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

5.75 x 6 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1026