Made by De Twee Scheepjes (Two Small Ships) factory (Dutch, 1619 - 1796), Mark ascribed to Jan Pennis, proprietor, De Twee Scheepjes factory (Dutch, active 1782-around 1789)
Object Place: Europe, Delft, The Netherlands
27.94 x 22.86 x 13.02 cm (11 x 9 x 5 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Tin-glazed earthenware, enamel decoration
Not On View
Helmet-shaped pitcher on raised foot, with scroll handle. Decorated with flowers and scrolls; blue and white; solid blue handle; much mended.
"P" for Jan Pennis of "De Twee Scheepjes" factory, or possibly conjoined "AP" (?) for Antonius Pennis (d. 1770)
Purchased from Doll and Richards, Boston (dealers) for $18.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales