Pitcher

Object Number: 
2002.1.477
Date: 
1880-1910
Medium: 
Ceramic
Dimensions: 
10 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.
Description: 
This pitcher or ewer has raised leaves and acorns around the pouring spout and handle highlighted in gold. Gold flourishes and floral patterns decorate the main body of the pitcher and on the front a color drawing of a red brick hotel on a city street and the words "Mc Donough House, G.W. Dart, Proprietor" and on the back in gold "Presented by A. R. Lamb/ Howard Hotel, N.Y.". On the bottom "J.M. Shaw, China Decorator & Importer, 70 Chatham St., N.Y."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group