Chamber Pot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1885-1910

GUSN

GUSN-4489

Description

Circular bulbous form with flat rim flaring outward at wide mouth; C-scroll handle; foot ring; white clay body with polychrome transfer print pattern of classical Grecian mythical figures; pink border band at lip; brown, orange and black bands at foot, lip and handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chamber pots
earthenware
ironstone (pottery)
vitrification
transfer printing
Greek (ancient)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
figures (representations)
Ironstone
Earthenware
Semi-Vitrified
Grecian
Transfer Printed
Classical Figure
POT, CHAMBER

Inscription

Impressed mark: ""Copeland & Sons""

Associated Building

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

Maker

W. T. Copeland & Sons (Maker)

Location of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent, England; Stoke, England, Stafforshire

Dimensions

6.125 x 10 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.721.1