Pitcher: Olphouse Mazard 1814

Object Number: 
INV.12558
Date: 
1814
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 5 3/8 in. ( 14.6 x 16.5 x 13.7 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: on one side:"TRUST IN GOD" inscribed: beneath spout with heart: "OLPHOUSE MAZARD/1814/When this you see remember me" inscribed: on opposite side: "IN GOD IS ALL OUR TRUST/Let the wealthy and great/ Roll in splendor and state/ I envy them not
Description: 
Molded pearlware with squared broken scroll handle silver luster resist pattern of grapes on vine on border of neck; printed in black with images of farm equipment, animals, and figures one side and poem on other bordered with small images of farm equipment; painted heart, stylized under spout with inscriptions.
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Creative: Tronvig Group