Pitcher

Object Number: 
1946.122
Date: 
1833
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/4 x 9 x 6 1/2 in. ( 23.5 x 22.9 x 16.5 cm )
Description: 
Molded porcelain pitcher with scrolls on handle and under spout in low relief, paneled neck rimmed in gold and rounded cylindrical bowl both with lavender sprigs of scroll foliage rosettes, the base with molded gardroons and wave pattern band, circular foot has gold band and band of lavender beads.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, Mr. E. L. Hoyt, grandfather of the donor, comes from an old Long Island family. This pitcher was delivered to the society by Mr. Frederick L. Washbourne of the Italian consulate, Florence, Italy, to whom it was entrusted by the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Mary Hoyt Hays Collins
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group