Covered pitcher

Object Number: 
1956.141ab
Date: 
1810-1820
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 9 1/2 x 7 in. ( 27.9 x 24.1 x 17.8 cm )
Description: 
Porcelain covered pitcher; "Nanking" pattern with hand-painted blue underglaze decoration; diaper and spear and post border surrounding rim; island motif (willow design) on exterior; reeded entwined strap handles with leaf terminals; cover has Foo dog knob.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Baynard Verplanck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group