Creamboat

English
about 1750


Object Place: Europe, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

6.8 x 15 x 7 cm (2 11/16 x 5 7/8 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1977.647

Medium or Technique

Salt-glazed stoneware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Stoneware

Salt-glazed stoneware decorated with polychrome enamels. Molded pear-shaped body with loop handle decorated with cartouches on both sides. One cartouche contains a painted image of a flying cupid with a bow and arrow and two hearts with wings amidst clouds, the other, a flying cupid pointing a bow and arrow at a woman seated in a landscape. Exterior of spout and area below handle decorated with shells. Manganese band around rim, green and yellow bands around foot.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard C. Paine