- Artist: Union Porcelain Works (Manufacturer)
- Medium: Porcelain
- Geographical Location: Greenpoint, Brooklyn, New York, United States
- Dates: ca, 1885
- Dimensions: 4 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (11.4 x 16.5 x 16.5 cm)
- Markings: On bottom, printed in black:
"UNION / PORCELAIN / WORKS / GREENPOINT / N.Y." in rectangle with apsidal ends.
Another mark, probably eagle head with banner, partially legible.
"2" incised in glaze.
- Collection: Decorative Arts
- Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5Q12-LUCE, Unit 36, Shelf K
- Accession Number: 1995.150.1
- Image: 1995.150.1_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 0,
Spittoon, porcelain. Circular, flattened spherical form with wide flaring rim above. White body decorated with a broad black band containing green leaves, brown vines and blue and yellow blossoms around mid-point and a similar band with pink and yellow blossoms on interior of rim; these bands are flanked by gold lines.
CONDITION - Some wear and scratches to painted decoration, especially to gold lines at rim.