Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • England, United Kingdom
  • pitcher, mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • copper lusterware, earthenware
  • Object Height/Width/Diameter: 14.2 x 17 x 12 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 5 9/16 x 6 11/16 x 4 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1967

Copper luster pitcher. The interior is glazed in brown. Near the bottom of the body is a wide band of blue with three scenes of figures and trees in relief. One scene has a figure seated on the ground by a tree, another has a standing nude next to an urn, and the third has three putti: one walking, one in a chariot, and one flying. It has a curved handle.