Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • China
  • creamer, circa 1790–1810, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, enamel
  • Object Height/Diameter: 13.3 x 15.6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 1/4 x 6 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1764

Helmut shaped creamer with bamboo decoration in shape of body and handle. There is a band of red dagger design around the mouth and base. The initials, "E.J." are painted in red under the spout at the front of the pitcher.