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Pitcher: James Kelly

Object Number: 
1951.138
Date: 
1810-1820
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 6 5/8 x 5 1/4 in. ( 14.6 x 16.8 x 13.3 cm )
Marks: 
hand painted: under spout: "James Kelley/ Let your Moments of ?/Mirth be Regulated/ by the Dial of Reason" hand painted: in view # 1: "Fourteen /Pounds" "What is the Price"
Description: 
Molded pearlware pitcher with squared broken scroll handle; silver luster resist around neck with grapevine pattern, and silver luster bands on handle; two black transfer printed images on body, the first depicting two men negiotiating the price of a cow, and the two second men interacting with sheperdess and sheep; inscription under spout
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Jean Morron and Mr. and Mrs. L.R. Burch in memory of John R. Morron and Belle G. Morron
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group