Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1835-1860

GUSN

GUSN-8018

Description

White, bulbous six-sided; conforming foot ring. Mouth terminating in downward pointed spout; molded and gilt feathery decoration. Mocha- colored enamel border band flanked by gilt trim. C-scroll handle with spur at top; leafy terminals. Gilt trim overall.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
porcelain
enameling
gilding
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
molding (forming)
C-scrolls
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
Porcelain
Vieux Paris
Molded
Gilded
Scroll
Leaf
Enameled
PITCHER

Pattern

Vieux Paris

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6.875 x 7.875 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.808