Description

Plain, pear-shaped, creamware caster on a circular pedestal foot with a pierced, domed top finial. The underside of the foot is pierced with a circular hole plugged with a cork. Pale cream body with a clear glaze having a yellow cast.

Date

1780-1800


Geography


Material/Technique

Earthenware, lead-glazed (creamware)


Dimensions

Overall (H x W x D): 4 3/8 in. x 2 1/4 in. x 2 1/4 in. (11.11 cm x 5.72 cm x 5.72 cm)


Credit Line

Gift of Bernard E. Hunter, 1966


Object Number

66-27


Colors (Beta)


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