Cream Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1910

GUSN

GUSN-63955

Description

Cream pitcher with bulbous circular body in ginger-jar form with circular foot. Swells at shoulder to a circular neck with shaped and spouted mouth and elongated c-shaped handle. \n Molded white clay body with colorless glaze. Over glaze maroon/oxblood ground imitating oriental wares. Over glaze thickly painted floral gilt decoration in pseudo-Japanese style. Diapered border bands.

Details

Descriptive Terms

creamers
gilding
porcelain
Orientalism
Vessel, Drink Serving
Pitcher
Pitcher, Cream
Porcelain
Orientalism
Gilded
Pitcher, Cream

Associated Building

Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.),

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Title Sugar Bowl Accession Number 1970.747.2

Maker

Minton's (Maker)

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

4.125 x 4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.747.1