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Cream pitcher with cover

Item Information

Title:
Cream pitcher with cover
Description:
TEA SERVICE: Primary border: green key, edged in red; secondary border: violet resette chain; main decoration: polychrome enamel wreath of flowers. CREAMER: Bulbous body with elongated ear-shaped handle with gadrooned spine; wreath decoration on body under pointy mouth; key border around rim of body and outer edge of cover; rosette border around base of body; berry finial with red leaves.
Date:
1770–1790
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
enamel paint
painting (coating)
porcelain
creamers
lids
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Chinese export
Porcelain
Enamel
Painted
Chinese Export
Extent:
5.5 in. (H)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Accession #:
1933.6371AB
Identifier:
42516