Pitcher

English (Burslem)
about 1814–18
Manufactured by Wood & Caldwell (English (Burslem), about 1790–1818)


Dimensions

Overall: 25.4 x 20.3 x 15.2 cm (10 x 8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

2011.97

Medium or Technique

Earthenware (pearlware), applied sprig-molded figures, copper luster glaze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Inscription

Inscribed beneath the spout: "Henshaw & Javes / Importers of Earthen and China Ware / Boston / from Wood & Caldwells / Manufactory / Burslem, Staffordshire"

Provenance

By about 1960, private collection, near Chicago; 2010, sold by this private collection to The Stradlings, New York; 2011, sold by The Stradlings to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 23, 2011)

Credit Line

Alice M. Bartlett Fund