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Pitcher

Item Information

Title:
Pitcher
Description:
White matte-finish body tapering to indented neck, with flaring curvilinear mouth terminating in spout. Overall high relief decoration of bluebells and leaves. Stepped circular base in braided straw motif. Conforming C-shaped handle.
Maker:
W. T. Copeland & Sons
Date:
1849
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
glazing (coating)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
relief (sculpture techniques)
tin (metal)
pitchers (vessels)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
cartouches (ornament)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
parian (porcelain)
pottery (object genre)
Parian
Parian Ware
Tin Glazed
Bluebell
Leaf
Relief
Porcelain
Cartouche
Places:
MaineYork (county)South Berwick
Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.)
Extent:
8.625 in. (H)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Notes:
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
Accession #:
1949.612
Identifier:
7811