Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • J. Bourne & Son
  • pitcher, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Denby, England, United Kingdom
  • terracotta, glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 22.86 x 13.97 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 9 x 5 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6770

Terracotta pitcher that is brown with white, raised designs of men, horses, dogs, deer, and trees. The handle and spout are also white. The handle is shaped like the body of a snake and wraps around the pitcher to the spout, which is shaped like a bird's head.