Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • James & Ralph Clews
    active 1813–1834
  • pitcher, 1819–1836
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, earthenware
  • Object Height: 24.13 cm
    Object Height: 9 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6769

Staffordshire dark blue transfer printed pitcher with a scene of a female standing by a well ("Rebecca at the Well"). There are bands of flowers at the lip of the pitcher and at the bottom. The handle is ear-shaped and is scrolled at the top.