Pitcher

Object Number: 
1945.375
Date: 
1813-1815
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 4 in. ( 10.8 x 14 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
printed: at lower of each transfer image: "Bentley Wear and Bowne, Engravers and Printers, Shelton, Staffordshire" printed: on one image: "The Enterprise and Boxer" printed: beneath other image: "The [United States] and Macedonian"
Description: 
Molded bulbous pearlware pitcher decorated with bands of purple luster and black transfer printed images from the War of 1812, including the battle between the "Enterprise" and the "Boxer" and the "United States" and the "Macedonian".
Gallery Label: 
These views commemorate the war of 1812.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Robert C. Taylor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group