Object Place: Greenpoint (Brooklyn), New York
Overall: 24.1 x 27.3 x 15.9 cm (9 1/2 x 10 3/4 x 6 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Link between: Folk Art, and Gothic Revival (237.1)
Porcelain pitcher with white bisque figures in low relief on both sides against a light tan background, with overglaze decoration in colored enamels at the rim. The handle is in the form of a seal or other animal; the spout is in the form of a tusked animal, perhaps a walrus.
Incised "U.P.W." on the low-relief keg of beer on the side of the vessel.
By 2008, with the Stradlings, antique dealers in XXXXX; 2008, purchased for the MFA
Museum purchase with funds donated by The Karolik Society