Quintal Vase

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-56713

Description

Quintal vase with ovoid foot. Five scalloped openings. Scene of a couple in a horse drawn carriage painted in cream, green, and brown.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vases
creamware
VaseCreamware
Vase

Inscription

"A TOKEN OF LOVE FROM YARMOUTH" (Painted)

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessories; Horticultural Containers

Dimensions

7.875 x 9.25 x 2.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.1643