Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1834-1859

GUSN

GUSN-50602

Description

An octagonal pitcher with a square handle. The pitcher has a transfer print decoration of a Chinoseire pattern of buildings, fences, and a large vase with a border of leaves, vines and a building, "The Temple".

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
earthenware
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Chinoiserie
Ironstone
Transfer Printed
Chinoiserie
Earthenware
PITCHER

Inscription

Stamped on it is: PEARLSTONE/WARE/P.W. & Co.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Basin Accession Number 1986.32.2
Title Waste Bowl Accession Number 1986.32.3
Title Waste Bowl Accession Number 1986.32.4

Maker

Podmore, Walker & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Tunstall, England; England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

9 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.32.1