Pitcher: Sir Francis Burdett

Object Number: 
1951.131
Date: 
1812-1815
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. ( 16.5 x 19 x 14 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: under spout: "SIR FRANCIS BURDETT/ Bart M.P./Committed to the Tower/6 April 1810./ by the House of Commons for firmly/ and disinterestedly asserting/ the legal rights of/ the British people." inscribed: on side # 1 (below bust portrait): "The
Description: 
Molded pearlware pitcher with silver luster banding and two black transfer printed medallions with portrait busts and inscriptions.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Jean Morron and Mr. and Mrs. L.R. Burch in memory of John R. Morron and Belle G. Morron
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group