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Pitcher

about 1825


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

12.5 x 17.4 cm (4 15/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1991.410

Medium or Technique

Lustreware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Lead-glazed cream-colored earthenware (creamware) with lustre and enamel decoration. Squat body with scrolled ear-shaped handle and molded leaf under spout. Molded decoration on body comprised of a band of overlapping leaves at base, a band of leaves in a wreath-like arrangement around the middle, and grape clusters and leaves at the neck. The molded decoration is picked out in pink lustre, green, red and yellow enamel. Pink luster band separate each section.

Markings

Marks: lustre '2' on underside.

Credit Line

Gift of Charlotte and Irving Rabb