Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1720-1790

GUSN

GUSN-50738

Description

Redware pitcher, oversized, of urn shape w/ deep straight neck and thick reeded shoulder-to-body strap handle; w/ incised wavy lines to neck and incised banding to shoulder area. Covered overall w/ yellow glaze w/ greenish tint and decorated w/ bold asterisk-like designs in brown slip. C-spout broken off. Repairs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
glazing (coating)
incising
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
tin (metal)
Redware
Thrown
Incised
Tin Glazed
PITCHER

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

15 x 14 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.199

Places

New Hampshire (United States)