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Pitcher

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CULTURE American
DESIGNER Josiah Jones
MEDIUM Porcelain
DATES ca. 1850
DIMENSIONS Height: 10 in. (25.4 cm.); Diameter of base: 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm.)  (show scale)
INSCRIPTIONS Inscribed in gold on front (opposite handle), in script: "M. A. Work"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 43.128.53
CREDIT LINE Gift of Arthur W. Clement
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION American. Pitcher, ca. 1850. Porcelain, Height: 10 in. (25.4 cm.); Diameter of base: 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm.). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Arthur W. Clement, 43.128.53. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 43.128.53_bw.jpg)
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Glazed porcelain pitcher with white body, molded corn design on handle and body, gold decoration on handle. Inscribed in gold on front (opposite handle): "M. A. Work" surrounded by gold scroll design. CONDITION: Cracked on side.
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