English Transferware Bedpan

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1825-1850

GUSN

GUSN-3262

Description

Circular basin with wide, rolled rim and cylindrical projection at the side; decorated with blue transfer print of a bucolic landscape with a building enclosed by a floral border; the projecting neck has a large, floral border edged with diagonal stripes.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bedpans (containers)
pearlware
transfer printing
Pearlware
Transfer Printed
BEDPAN

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

3 x 15 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1046