Figurine

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1915-1950

GUSN

GUSN-4082

Description

Molded in form of cow with two calves, one standing, one reclining; overglaze enamel detailing of brown and white body with gilt bell at neck; calves with gilt detailing; white clay body with clear glaze.

Details

Descriptive Terms

figurines
earthenware
enameling
gilding
ironstone (pottery)
molding (forming)
overglazing
vitrification
figure- and animal-derived motifs
cows
Earthenware
Ironstone
Semi-Vitrified
Molded
Cow
Overglazed
Enameled
Gilded
FIGURINE

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Germany

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

2.25 x 2.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.388