Pitcher: Jefferson Peace Commerce and Homes
Overall: 7 3/4 x 8 1/2 x 6 in. ( 19.7 x 21.6 x 15.2 cm )
Molded creamware pitcher, bulbous with strap handle; black transfer printed decoration on both sides and beneath spout with red/orange, green, blue, and yellow overglaze depicting 1) two young men wearing hats and holding pipes, standing on either side of a shield with a cross, lion, and ark ;2) a fully rigged ship with three masts flying an American flag 3) (under spout) spread eagle with stars and inscriptions.
Gift of Miss Jean Morron and Mr. and Mrs. L.R. Burch in memory of John R. Morron and Belle G. Morron
printed: in black on panel #3: on banner "E PLURIBUS UNUM"
printed: in black on panel #3: encircling bottom half with eagle and "Peace Commerce and Honest Friendship with all Nations- E-[ntangling] Alliances with none- Jefferson"
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