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: 16.51 x 9.52 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 6 1/2 x 3 3/4 in
  • Gift of Miss Helen Rhoda Hoopes
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0085
Description

Jasperware cylindrical pitcher. Blue with white designs and small handle. Grape motif border at top. Laurel at handle. Two groups of figures, one of cupid on pedestal with Diana (?) on one side and woman with falcon on other. Other group shows two women offering gifts at an altar upon which a fire burns.