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Pitcher

Object Number: 
1961.308
Date: 
1820-1840
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 6 7/8 x 5 in. ( 14.6 x 17.5 x 12.7 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: on base: undetermined cipher
Description: 
Molded pearlware with cylindrical neck, angular and curved handle, bulbous body printed exterior and inside rim with dark blue view of urned monument and adjacent recumbent male; temple, ship in background all over floral border.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Provenance: 
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group