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Pitcher

Manufacturer: Josiah Wedgwood & Sons (English, founded May 1, 1759)

Date: 1891 - 1908
Medium: jasperware
Dimensions:
4 3/4 x 3 7/8 inches (12.1 x 9.8 cm)
Classification: Food Services
Markings: WEDGWOOD / 36 / ENGLAND (inscribed, on base)
Credit Line: Gift of Nelda C. Stark, 1981
Object number: 41.76.5
Accession Number: 1981.395
1965 Appraisal: 503
1979 York Appraisal: 344
DescriptionCylindrical shape; tapers toward rim; integral spout; C-shaped handle; blue ground; applied white classical figures; applied white grapevine on neck; white interior.
Provenance: Probably W.H. Stark [1851-1936] and Miriam Lutcher Stark [Mrs. W.H. Stark, 1859-1936]; by inheritance to their son H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; by inheritance to his wife Nelda C. Stark [1909-1999]; gifted March 5, 1981 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; accessioned to The W.H. Stark House
Terms
  • Children
  • Women
  • Palm
  • Sheep
  • Grape