Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pitcher
  • Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Ltd.
    founded 1759
  • pitcher, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • jasperware, porcelain
  • Object Height/Diameter: 11.4 x 9.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 1/2 x 3 3/4 in
  • Gift of Miss Helen Rhoda Hoopes
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0084
Description

Jasperware pitcher. Blue and white with rounded sides and small handle. Swags of flowers border around the top. Husk design on handle. Design shows female figures bringing offerings to a brazier (one who works in brass) in which a fire burns.