Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Greens, Hartley & Co.
    active 1775–1820
  • creamer, 1820–1850
  • Where object was made: Leeds, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, porcelain
  • Object Height/Width: 8.3 x 14 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3273

Pink transfer printed porcelain pitcher depicting "Christ Walking on Water." The scene shows a boat with men in the background and two figures in the foreground. The figure on the left is standing on top of the water. There is a band of pink luster around the interior rim of the creamer and on the handle. The handle is shaped like a snake.