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pitcher
  • Swansea Pottery
    active 1783–1870
  • pitcher, 1818–1824
  • Where object was made: Wales
  • pottery
  • Object Height/Diameter: 17.8 x 15.9 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 x 6 1/4 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0076
Description

Pitcher with a globular shaped body and a shaped top with a protruding lip. The handle is scrolled and ear-shaped. The body is molded with six panels, each with a pink rose and leaves in gold. There are similar floral sprays on either side of the neck. The body is also decorated with gold scrolls and borders around the panels.