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Pitcher

Object Number: 
1947.20
Date: 
1829-1845
Medium: 
Stoneware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/2 x 10 x 9 in. ( 26.7 x 25.4 x 22.9 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on base: "C"
Description: 
Molded bulbous stoneware pitcher decorated with hunting scene on lower half; bust of George Washington on one side, Roman head on other; strap handle with molded leaf motif; reeded cylindrical neck, leaf under spout; dark brown mottled glaze (Rockingham) on upper half only.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this pitcher is from the John H. Abeel house at Second Avenue and 28th Street, New York. John H. Abeel was the grandfather of the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. William Hyde Wheeler (Emeline Abeel)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group