Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-44467

Description

Stoneware pitcher. Bulbous body with oversized wide flaring mouth, circular foot, and strap handle. Decorated with applied, molded Bacchanalian figures and grapevine motif. Two-tone brown glaze.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
stoneware (pottery)
molding (forming)
Vessel, Drink Serving
Pitcher
Pitcher

Inscription

"GOOD IS NOT GOOD ENOUGH / BEST IS NOT TOO MUCH" (Molded)

Additional Identification Number

40.1983

Maker

Doulton & Lambeth (Maker)

Location of Origin

Lambeth, England

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

8 1/8 (H), 5 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of E.B. & Rosamond Sears

Accession Number

1987.1467

Places

Lambeth (Lambeth, London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom) [neighborhood]