Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1881 +

GUSN

GUSN-50265

Description

White parian body; cylindrical w/ 4 "pinched" sides; mistletoe in relief all over body; brown border around base and rim of diamond-shaped ground of mistletoe berries; four vertical brown bands; scrolled handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
porcelain
molding (forming)
relief (sculpture techniques)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
parian (porcelain)
pottery (object genre)
Porcelain
Parian Ware
Relief Molded
Mistletoe
PITCHER

Inscription

Impressed on raised medallion: ""BROMFIELD & SON/ TRADEMARK"" (on ribbon over globe) Impressed: reg. mark for May 4, 1881 ""MISTLETOE 12"" (on ribbon below reg. mark) Impressed: ""11/81""

Maker

William Bromfield & Son (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

8.75 (H) (inches)

Accession Number

1983.32