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
Vase
Creamware
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