Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-42813

Description

An earthenware pitcher. Tan body swelling from the base with copper lustre bands around base, neck and rim. Decorated with black transfer prints illustrating a ship and the great seal of the United States. Both prints are surrounded by a chain of various names.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Vessel, Drink ServingPitcherPitcher

Additional Identification Number

8.1923

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

7 3/4 x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington

Accession Number

1943.227