<em>Pitcher</em>, ca. 1850-1860. Porcelain, 9 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 6 1/2 in. (24.1 x 24.8 x 16.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jay Lewis, 84.176.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 84.176.2_PS5.jpg)


Medium: Porcelain

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1850-1860

Dimensions: 9 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 6 1/2 in. (24.1 x 24.8 x 16.5 cm)


Accession Number: 84.176.2

Image: 84.176.2_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Scalloped rim with handle in shape of forked branch. Magenta, green, cream and gold decoration with molded oak leaves and branches in high relief. Decoration on opposite side consists of a figure of man holding straw hat, a view of a mill to his left and five stacks of grain to his right, one inscribed "Penna Wheat", another "Old Rye", the third "CORN". Inscribed above the figure a single bar of musical notation and above that "PSALM 1". Body French or American, deoration American. CONDITION: Good

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