Small Chamber Pot with Lid

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1915

GUSN

GUSN-39200

Description

Small, green transfer-printed chamber pot with lid. Chinoiserie landscape with buildings in foreground and mountains in background. Flower and scroll pattern on pot rim, lid and surrounding scenes on body. Manufactured by Minton, England, and distributed by Jones, McDuffie & Stratton, England.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chamber pots
toilet sets (washing sets)
porcelain
transfer printing
glazing (coating)
Chinoiserie
Receptacle, Human WastePot, ChamberPorcelain
Pot, Chamber

Inscription

"J. Mc D. & S. Co. / England" (Jones, McDuffie & Stratton, Distributor's mark)
"MILTON" [in banner over globe with floating crown] (Maker's mark )
"5" [encircled] (Maker's year cypher)

Additional Identification Number

1937.757AB

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts

Dimensions

5 1/2 (H), 7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Newton Webber Lamson

Accession Number

1937.1387AB

Date

1915 (Per year cypher on base)