Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1851-1861

GUSN

GUSN-37497

Description

Wash pitcher with blue transfer-print pattern "Jenny Lind." Pattern depicts two male and three female figures in the foreground enjoying an outing in the countryside. In the distance is a valley with a castle and waterway and, in the distance, steep mountain peaks. The border includes a grape vine and repeating image of a classical building.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
earthenware
transfer printing
glaze
Pitcher, Wash
Pitcher, Wash

Inscription

"JENNY LIND / C.M.&S." [encircled by grape vine] (Pattern name and maker)

Associated Building

Original To Fowler House Main House,

Additional Identification Number

1934.2984A

Related Items

Title Basin Accession Number 1934.2984B

Maker

Charles Meigh (Manufacturer)

Object Type

Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts

Dimensions

12 1/2 (H), 6 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Fowler House Estate

Accession Number

1934.2984.1