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Pitcher

Item Information

Title:
Pitcher
Description:
Blue glazed pitcher with panels marked in gold lustre alternating with tall plants. There are dragonflies and butterflies. The handle is bracket shaped and decorated with gold.
Maker:
New England Pottery Company
Date:
1888–1889
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
pitchers (vessels)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
figure- and animal-derived motifs
butterflies
dragonflies and damselflies
floral patterns
Porcelain
Earthenware
Tin Glazed
Floral
Dragonfly
Butterfly
Places:
Massachusetts
Extent:
7 1/4 in. (H) Diameter: 12 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Frederick M. Morth
Accession #:
1998.5750
Identifier:
26362