Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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boughpot
  • England, United Kingdom
  • boughpot, mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • silver lusterware, earthenware
  • Object Height/Width: 13.2 x 19.4 cm
    Object Height/Width: 5 3/16 x 7 5/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3282
Description

Three-legged boughpot, or flower container, in a half-circle shape. The sides are decorated with red-orange flowers and silver luster leaves. There is also silver luster trim. At the top is a scalloped border with masks alternating with bands of leaves.