Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1878-1891

GUSN

GUSN-63953

Description

Molded white clay body with colorless glaze. Exterior with overall. Gilt asymmetrical floral branches meander over body with bamboo and other blossoms, in the Japanese taste; two butterflies and one been. Body is spherical with round foot; cylindrical neck with round spouted mouth. Molded C-shaped handled with rope twist motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
porcelain
Vessel, Drink Serving
Pitcher
Pitcher

Associated Building

Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.),

Maker

Haviland, Charles Field, 1878-1891 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Limoges, France

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

8 (H), 6 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.746