AMERICAN SPRIG-MOLDED PATRIOTIC EARTHENWARE / REDWARE PITCHER

Item/Auction Attributes

copper- and lead-glazed,
Circa 1860.
Free of chips or cracks, small glaze loss to top of rim, possibly as produced, two small areas of glaze loss/kiln kisses to lower rear body at and above the foot.
9 1/4" H, 3 1/2" D rim, 3" D foot.
Provenance: From a North Carolina private collection.
$300.00
$500.00
Catalogue Note: The eagles on this pitcher were derived from the Model 1851 US military waist belt plate design.