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"Fiesta" tableware Pitcher, 1936

This is a Pitcher. It was designed by Frederick Hurten Rhead and manufactured by Homer Laughlin Pottery Co.. It is dated 1936 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled A Pitcher Full of Fiesta Red.

Our curators have highlighted 7 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Pitcher (USA), ca. 1950
  • glazed molded earthenware.
  • Gift of the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Paul F. Walter Collection.
  • 1999-42-33

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 17.8 x 19 x 11 cm (7 in. x 7 1/2 in. x 4 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

"Fiesta" tableware Pitcher, 1936; Designed by Frederick Hurten Rhead (American, b. England, 1880–1942); USA; glazed earthenware; H x W x D: 17.8 x 19 x 11 cm (7 in. x 7 1/2 in. x 4 5/16 in.); 1991-68-14

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