Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1845-1860

GUSN

GUSN-6719

Description

Copper-colored body with red highlights depicting scene of Good Samaritan: [1] 2 figures huddled around caldron [2] Samaritan administering to wayward family; all in high relief in deep foliage; branch/flower handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
painting (coating)
stoneware (pottery)
Stoneware
Painted
PITCHER

Inscription

S&G/23 (impressed)

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Bodenbach, Germany, Bohemia

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

9 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew

Accession Number

1920.758