Tea Service Pitcher

Pitcher

Creator:

Gardner Factory

Date:

1917

Materials:

Porcelain and Paint

Dimensions:

W 6.325 in x H 7.25 in

Accession Number:

25.2007

Credit Line:

Purchase

Description

White porcelain pitcher with lid. Straight, slightly tapered sides. Sharp spout, triangular handle on lid, angular handle on pitcher. Top half of pitcher and lid have cream background with green, blue and magenta painted floral design with gold areas. Gold rim and gold lines in center and bottom.

Inscriptions & Markings

Factory-stamped orange-red double-headed eagle over St. George in oval with inscription: ФАБРИК. ГАРДНЕРЪ въ Москвѣ. Stamped in brown: No 559.