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Pitcher

Item Information

Title:
Pitcher
Description:
White, bulbous six-sided; conforming foot ring. Mouth terminating in downward pointed spout; molded and gilt feathery decoration. Mocha- colored enamel border band flanked by gilt trim. C-scroll handle with spur at top; leafy terminals. Gilt trim overall.
Date:
1835–1860
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
enameling
gilding
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
molding (forming)
pitchers (vessels)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
C-scrolls
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
Porcelain
Vieux Paris
Molded
Gilded
Scroll
Leaf
Enameled
Places:
MaineYork (county)South Berwick
Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.)
Extent:
6.875 in. x 7.875 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
Accession #:
1949.808
Identifier:
8018