Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1824-1835

GUSN

GUSN-42834

Description

Blue transfer-print pitcher with molded designs on spout, handle, rim and shoulder. Transfer-print pattern depicting Lafayette, seated with a book in hand, at the tomb of Benjamin Franklin. Floral patterns are printed on the interior and exterior rim and handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"35" (printed)
"W" (impressed)

Additional Identification Number

42.1923

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Title Teapot Accession Number 1943.274
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Maker

Attributed to Enoch Wood & Sons (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

8 x 9 (HxW), 7 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington

Accession Number

1943.259

Places

County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]