Albert F. Saunders (1878-1964). <em>Pitcher, "Modernistic" Line</em>, 1928. Silverplate, 8 1/4 x 9 x 8 in. (21 x 22.9 x 20.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Ravi R. Mathura in memory of Milo, 2011.82. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2011.82.jpg)

Pitcher, "Modernistic" Line

Artist:Albert F. SaundersBenedict Manufacturing Corporation

Medium: Silverplate

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Dimensions: 8 1/4 x 9 x 8 in. (21 x 22.9 x 20.3 cm)


Accession Number: 2011.82

Image: CUR.2011.82.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Wide conical pitcher, tapering downwards, with a squared wide spout and raised, angular shoulder, decorated with a matte, thin, narrow, geometric band at rim; below shoulder is an applied, matte, thick band with a geometric diaper pattern; attached angular, thick, ear shaped handle flared foot with same matte, thin, narrow geometric band, as at rim; Condition: scratches to handle, some minor darkening and loss to silverplate. Interior with dark spot to one side of base.

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