Pitcher

Object Number: 
1951.32b
Date: 
ca. 1880-1886
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in. ( 17.8 x 16.5 x 15.9 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on base in orange/brown; scrolling serpent in shape of "W"/"Willets" hand painted: in lavendar, conjoined monogram: "YSC" impressed: "l (script)"
Description: 
Molded porcellaineous spouted vessel with domed body and wide base, scrolling handle and reticulated mask with open mouth forming spout, both molded in medium relief and painted in gold, band on neck sponged gold, hand painted assymetrical decoration with stylized yucca (?) plant, outlined in gold relief and hand- colored in pink and green, imposed over view of watery landscape; hand painted in mauve.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. James Mott Frasre and Mrs. C. G. Parker in memory of their mother, Martha Mott Fraser
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group