George Washington Pitcher

George Washington Pitcher

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Description
Along with dinner and toilet wares, West End Pottery Company also made specialty objects like this commemorative pitcher molded to look like George Washington.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Pitcher
date made
1893-C.1910
place made
United States: Ohio, East Liverpool
Physical Description
black (overall color)
polychrome (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9 in x 8 in x 7 3/4 in; 22.86 cm x 20.32 cm x 19.685 cm
overall: 9 3/8 in x 7 7/8 in x 7 3/4 in; 23.8125 cm x 20.0025 cm x 19.685 cm
ID Number
CE.379359
catalog number
379359
accession number
150313
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Marcus Benjamin
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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