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Pitcher

about 1815–25


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

15.6 x 18.7 cm (6 1/8 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1977.770

Medium or Technique

Pearlware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Pearlware with lustre and enamel decoration. Marks: Four purple lustre dots on underside. Slightly faceted body. Molded decoration consisting of grape vines encircling neck and Bacchanalian scenes of four putti and a goat on one side and three women in classical robes adn putto on the other side. Decoration painted with purple and pink lustres and green and blue enamels. Rim and band at foot in purple lustre.

Credit Line

Bequest of the Estate of Maud S. Barber