Cream pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1875

GUSN

GUSN-3799

Description

Porcelain enameled pitcher with octagonal, swelled body and scalloped edge and gildt decorated handle.On gold ground: green tendrils and pink tree peonies and scrolled medallions of 1) birds and flowers, 2) court scenes.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

creamers
enameling
hand-painted
porcelain
Chinese export
medallions (ornament areas)
rose (genus)
Vessel, Drink Serving
Pitcher
Pitcher, Cream
Rose Medallion
Chinese Export
Pitcher, Cream

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

5 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Thomas M. Hill, Jr.

Accession Number

1990.299.48