Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1825-1850

GUSN

GUSN-36591

Description

Copper lustre body; circular base; elaborate rococo handle w/ corncob thumbrest; pointed spout w/ tiered neck; scalloped rim; loden band (glazed) around body w/ polychrome scenes of putti w/ lion and trees.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
lusterware
copper (metal)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
overglazing
tin (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
lion
putti (motifs)
trees
Earthenware
Tin Glazed
Copper Lustre
Overglazed
Putti
Lion
Tree
PITCHER

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

7.25 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Isaac Sprague

Accession Number

1934.469