Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Lebanon
  • pitcher, mid 1800s–1975
  • Where object was made: Lebanon
  • brass, incising, stamping
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 29 x 17 x 24.5 cm length is handle to spout
    Object Height/Width/Length: 11 3/8 x 6 11/16 x 9 5/8 in length is handle to spout
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1257

This brass pitcher has a bulbous base and a very narrow neck with a cup-like top. A narrow spout emerges from the base and a handle loops from the cup-like top to the base. A star pattern in two lines is incised on the base, around the neck, and clusters of hollow circles are stamped on the shoulder of the base and below the spout.