Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1853-1861

GUSN

GUSN-5965

Description

White glazed pitcher has round spout with scalloped lip at back side; C-shaped handle has molded leaf motif projecting onto sides where it joins body; convex neck band below spout, repeated at spur of handle; body has alternating concave and convex facets; bulbous base sharply indents to conforming foot ring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
ironstone (pottery)
Ironstone
PITCHER

Inscription

Imprinted on bottom ""Imperial Ironstone China John Alcock.""

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Alcock, John (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

11.5 x 8.875 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1057