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Pitcher

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Stoneware
DATES late 19th century
DIMENSIONS 10 1/4 x 9 1/2 x 8 in. (26.0 x 24.1 x 20.4 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Incised on body left of spout: "7202" Impressed on body near base, left of handle: "[within oval] CHAS. GRAHAM / CHEMICAL / POTTERY / WORKS / BROOKLYN, N.Y."
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 1996.10.1
CREDIT LINE Gift of M. Christmann Zulli
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Charles Graham Chemical Pottery Works (1878-ca. 1913). Pitcher, late 19th century. Stoneware, 10 1/4 x 9 1/2 x 8 in. (26.0 x 24.1 x 20.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of M. Christmann Zulli, 1996.10.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1996.10.1.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 1996.10.1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Stoneware pitcher with dark brown glaze, interior and exterior. Bulging cylindrical body with short spout and c-shaped handle. Molded rim, semi-circular in section, with incised line. Incised line circling body on shoulder just below upper handle juncture. CONDITION: Normal wear, firing cracks at upper handle juncture.
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