Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • China
  • creamer, circa 1790, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: Ching-te-chen, China
  • porcelain
  • Object Height: 13.3 cm
    Object Height: 5 1/4 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0202

Helmut shaped pitcher with a spreading base and a flanged rim. The handle is angular and is molded like a twig with touches of brown. There is a fine waving border in brown around the edge.