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Coffeepot

Object Number: 
1961.320ab
Date: 
1820-1840
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. ( 26.7 x 24.1 x 13.3 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in blue on bottom: the number "20"?
Description: 
Dark blue transfer printed pearlware coffeepot; molded double baluster body with scroll handle; the view on both sides depicts two men standing on the shore in the foreground watching ships on the water at battle and hills beyond; the border pattern is composed of large flowers and leaves. (Commodore MacDonnough's victory)
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Provenance: 
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group