Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-3683

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware pitcher. Interior foliate border and an exterior floral border with war implements surrounds the mouth and spout. The exterior transfer print on the body depicts a portrait of Horatio Lord Viscount Nelson and his ship Victory.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Vessel, Drink Serving
Pitcher
Pitcher

Inscription

Many laudatory words about Lord Nelson.

Associated Person

Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Additional Identification Number

1927.11X

People and Organizations

Victory

Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5 3/4 x 3 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1927.119