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woman with a pitcher chimney ornament
  • England, United Kingdom
  • woman with a pitcher chimney ornament, early 1800s
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware
  • Object Height: 22.9 cm
    Object Height: 9 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1657
Label Text

Female figure of a woman standing on a green mound. Left hand holds a pitcher, extended right arm is broken off at the wrist. Brown hair. Yellow chiton trimmed in brown and white himation with red-orange leaf designs and purplish brown trim. Square base with brown horizontal line. Glaze has rather fine crackle.