Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1879 A

GUSN

GUSN-6604

Description

Brown and white small floral on branch pattern, with induced glaze. .1) Four lobed quatrefoil opening and conforming body; molded vine neck ring and molded leaf at top of handle; applied handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
earthenware
ironstone (pottery)
vitrification
foliation (pattern)
floral patterns
Earthenware
Ironstone
Semi-Vitrified
Floral
Branch
PITCHER

Inscription

Maker's marks on bottom of pitcher: a man within a circle with ""MUME"" above and ""1790/B.C. & W./Late Mayers"" below; also registry mark and ""Ivory"" stamped.

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

11.375 x 9.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1376.1