Wash pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-47819

Description

Earthenware wash pitcher with blue transfer-print pattern depicting three figures viewing a classical ruin beside a waterway. One of the figures sits on a fallen column, horned goats graze in the near distance. The interior and exterior rim, foot and handle are printed with floral sprays over a patterned ground.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
ironstone (pottery)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
molding (forming)
Pitcher, Wash
Pitcher, Wash

Inscription

"X / IRONSTONE" (impressed)

Related Items

Title Wash Basin Accession Number 1969.471A

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts

Dimensions

13 1/2 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. E. Stuart Pratt

Accession Number

1969.471B