Chamber Pot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1879 A

GUSN

GUSN-6608

Description

Brown and white small floral on branch pattern, with induced glaze. .5) Deep, quatrefoil shaped, molded neck ring and leaves; applied handle; cover has quatrefoil shape with applied handle in shape of branch and leaves.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chamber pots
earthenware
ironstone (pottery)
vitrification
foliation (pattern)
floral patterns
quatrefoils
Earthenware
Ironstone
Semi-Vitrified
Floral
Branch
Quatrefoil
POT, CHAMBER

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

7.5 x 8.75 (HxD), 11 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1376.5AB