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Pitcher

Item Information

Title:
Pitcher
Description:
Light muddy blue or neoclassical blue colored clay body w/ clear glaze on inside. Matte exterior. Squat circular molded body w/ circular foot ring. Applied sprigs of white clay, alternating fern, leaf and bluebell motif. Applied C-scroll handle. Wide circular mouth w/ triangular spout. Lid missing.
Date:
1870–1880
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
stoneware (pottery)
black basaltes
pitchers (vessels)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Stoneware
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Newbury
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.)
Extent:
5.5 in. x 2.313 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
Accession #:
1985.179
Identifier:
24951