Coffeepot

Coffeepot
Title
Coffeepot
Date 
1820-1840
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. ( 26.7 x 24.1 x 13.3 cm )
Description 
Dark blue transfer printed pearlware coffeepot; molded double baluster body with scroll handle; the view on both sides depicts two men standing on the shore in the foreground watching ships on the water at battle and hills beyond; the border pattern is composed of large flowers and leaves. (Commodore MacDonnough's victory)
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Object Number 
1961.320ab
Marks 
printed: in blue on bottom: the number "20"?
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