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Object Name: Pitcher
Date: 1829-1845
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Medium: Stoneware
Dimensions: Overall: 10 1/2 x 10 x 9 in. ( 26.7 x 25.4 x 22.9 cm )
Place made: United States, Jersey City
Description: Molded bulbous stoneware pitcher decorated with hunting scene on lower half; bust of George Washington on one side, Roman head on other; strap handle with molded leaf motif; reeded cylindrical neck, leaf under spout; dark brown mottled glaze (Rockingham) on upper half only.
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. William Hyde Wheeler (Emeline Abeel)
Object Number: 1947.20
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Marks: impressed: on base: "C"

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According to the donor, this pitcher is from the John H. Abeel house at Second Avenue and 28th Street, New York. John H. Abeel was the grandfather of the donor.