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Angular hexagonal form with sharply flared rim; handles at either side; body decorated with mulberry transfer print of Washington funerary vase in landscape; molding below rim decorated with foliate band and spearhead border; body waisted above foot; foot decorated with spearhead band; inverted bell shaped cover with eight panels; mesh band with reserves on rim.
Impressed and printed marks on various pieces: Podmore, Walker & Co.
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),
Podmore, Walker & Co. (Maker)
Tunstall, England; England
7.75 (H), 5.125 (diameter) (inches)
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler