Union Porcelain Works (1863-ca. 1922). <em>Cream Pitcher</em>, ca. 1880. Porcelain, 5 5/8 x 4 3/4 x 2 7/8 in. (14.3 x 12.1 x 7.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Franklin Chace, 68.87.6. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 68.87.6.jpg)

Cream Pitcher

Artist:Union Porcelain Works

Medium: Porcelain

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1880

Dimensions: 5 5/8 x 4 3/4 x 2 7/8 in. (14.3 x 12.1 x 7.3 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 68.87.6

Image: 68.87.6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Porcelain cream pitcher, part of green and white dinner service (68.87.1-13). White porcelain with vitreous glaze; coral-colored glazed handle. Cylindrical body with paneled sides and upward arching spout; opposing handle molded like branch. Applied decorations in gilding and green paint, including: roundel containing stylized fleur-de-lis within each panel; gold bands and border of ribbon and tassel design around top edge. CONDITION: Good.

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