Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1875-1900

GUSN

GUSN-4335

Description

Wide cylindrical neck on bulbous body terminating in round foot; copper lustre glaze with bands of yellow and blue on broad neck; wide band of yellow on body, highlighted with brush strokes of copper lustre; deep curvilinear mouth, lobed on outside lower edge, forming spout; C-scroll handle with molded beaded edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
earthenware
lusterware
vitrification
Earthenware
Lusterware
Semi-Vitrified
PITCHER

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

6.563 (H), 3.313 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.633