Melton Pitcher, ca. 1875–85
This is a pitcher. It was manufactured by Wedgwood. It is dated ca. 1875–85 and we acquired it in 1999. Its medium is glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Paul F. Walter Collection.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 19.5 x 14.2 x 8.6cm (7 11/16 x 5 9/16 x 3 3/8in.)
It has the following markings
On base, brown underglaze: "MELTON / [unicorn trademark] / WEDGWOOD & CO. [in a banner] / IV / 30 / 12 Rd R / C [in a shield]"
Cite this object as
Melton Pitcher, ca. 1875–85; Manufactured by Wedgwood (United Kingdom); England; glazed earthenware; H x W x D: 19.5 x 14.2 x 8.6cm (7 11/16 x 5 9/16 x 3 3/8in.); Gift of the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Paul F. Walter Collection; 1999-42-12