Cream Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1810

GUSN

GUSN-54549

Description

Helmet-shaped porcelain pitcher with molded handle resembling a tree branch. Hand-painted, black and red geometric band around rim. Green and purple enameled sprig under spout.

Details

Descriptive Terms

creamers
enamel paint
hand-painted
porcelain
Chinese export
Vessel, Drink Serving
Pitcher
Pitcher, Cream
Pitcher, Cream

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

5 x 6 x 3 1/3 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ms. Katherine Rust

Accession Number

1947.66