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

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

5 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Thomas M. Hill, Jr.

Accession Number

1990.299.48