Advanced Search

Pitcher

Not on view

Pitcher

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

Medium: jasperware
Dimensions:
6 × 7 3/8 × 5 inches (15.2 × 18.7 × 12.7 cm)
Base diameter: 3 3/4 inches
Classification: Food Services
Inscribed: 24 / 5 (impressed, on base); Dutch / jug 242 / bqh (handwritten in pencil, on base)
Markings: ENGLAND / WEDGWOOD (impressed, on base)
Object number: 41.76.6
1965 Appraisal: 511
Accession Number: 1981.396
1979 York Appraisal: 345
DescriptionCircular shaped base; integral spout; C-shaped handle; green ground; applied white classical figures, cherubs, urns and pedestals, and trees on body; applied white floral rope garland with oval floral medallions on neck and handle; glazed 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
  • Women