Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-3321

Description

Of bulbous reeded baluster form with a standing ribbed neck and a large "bracket-like" reeded ? . Also a canthers leaf molded spout, "C" shaped molded handle and a flaring, circular foot. Buff colored earthenware with mottled Rockingham glaze.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
earthenware
molding (forming)
Rockingham ware (American ceramics style)
Earthenware
Molded
Rockingham
JUG

Inscription

Impressed on the bottom is: ENAMEL/PATENT/1849/BENNINGTON, VT . On adhesive tape, inscribed in ink is: LEWT BY/N.F. LITTLE. Printed on a jelly jar label is: M.F.A./93.17/Hill .

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

10 x 11 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1107

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