Pitcher

Object Number: 
1945.380
Date: 
ca. 1899
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/8 x 4 7/8 x 3 3/4 in. ( 10.5 x 12.4 x 9.5 cm )
Marks: 
printed: under base with circular mark: "MADE BY/COOK POTTERY CO/JULY/PATENTED/1899/TRENTON. N.J." printed: on exterior in black: "GEORGE DEWEY" on one side and "FLAGSHIP OLYMPIA" on other
Description: 
Molded bulbous pitcher with neck and spout forming feathered wings and beak/head in low relief accented in gold with "rope" handle, printed in black with view of a ship, portrait of uniformed male, and crossed flags, painted red and blue, under spout.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Robert C. Taylor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group