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CULTURE American
MEDIUM Porcelain
  • Place Made: United States
  • DATES mid 19th century
    DIMENSIONS 9 3/4 x 9 5/8 x 5 7/8 in. (24.8 x 24.4 x 14.9 cm)  (show scale)
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Carolyn T. Bowker from the Estate of R. R. Bowker
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION White porcelain pitcher with vitreous glaze and gilded accents. Bulging cylindrical body with molded foot rim, large arching spout molded out of lip, applied, opposing C-shaped handle. Body and handle molded allover with cornstalks, gilded band around lip and foot rim. Condition: Good. gilt worn.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION American. Pitcher, mid 19th century. Porcelain, 9 3/4 x 9 5/8 x 5 7/8 in. (24.8 x 24.4 x 14.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Carolyn T. Bowker from the Estate of R. R. Bowker, 34.1144. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 34.1144_PS5.jpg)
    IMAGE profile, 34.1144_PS5.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2012
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