Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pitcher
  • Fenton
    Bennington Pottery, manufacturer
  • pitcher, 1849–1858
  • Where object was made: Bennington, Vermont, United States
  • earthenware, glazing
  • Object Height/Width: 25.5 x 21.8 cm
    Object Height/Width: 10 1/16 x 8 9/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6767
Description

Earthenware pitcher with Fenton's "flint enamel" glaze. There are streaks of browns throughout the pitcher, marbelized with cream, rust, blue, and green glazes. The body has wide ribbing and a scalloped base.