Batter Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1880

GUSN

GUSN-8261

Description

Redware batter pitcher of wide bowl form with straight sides that flare toward the rim; subtle spout and reeded strap handle. Covered with orange-red glaze. Outside decorated with brown sponged splotches and rouletted band.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
cookware
glazing (coating)
redware
sponging
throwing (pottery technique)
lead glaze
reeding
roulettes (engraving tools)
Redware
Thrown
Sponged
Reeding
Roulettework
Lead Glazed
Pitcher, Batter

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

4 1/4 x 9 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.391

Places

Probably
Probably Pennsylvania (United States)