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Cream Pitcher

Item Information

Title:
Cream Pitcher
Description:
The creamer is of oblong baluster form with a flared rectangular-cut cornered base and large scalloped spout and a "D" shaped handle. It is printed in blue with a vintage (grape) pattern at the base, front and back, spout and handle. Also a scroll-edge reserve with a view of a fortress on a hill with ships in the foreground on two sides.
Date:
1825–1850
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
earthenware
impressing
molding (forming)
transfer printing
creamers
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
fortresses
scenes (depictions)
ships
Earthenware
Molded
Transfer Printed
Impressed
Fortress
Ship
Scenic
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Essex
Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.)
Extent:
5.75 in. x 6 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
Accession #:
1991.1026
Identifier:
3243