Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • 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

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.