Pitcher

Possibly made by Tucker Factory, Philadelphia, 1826 - 1838

Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America

Date:
1835-37

Medium:
Porcelain with enamel and gilt decoration

Dimensions:
11 5/8 x 8 9/16 inches (29.5 x 21.7 cm)

Curatorial Department:
American Art

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1915-119

Credit Line:
Gift of John T. Morris, 1915

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Label:
In 1835 the Pennsylvania Assembly voted to incorporate the Tucker and Hemphill Factory as the American Porcelain Company. Thomas Tucker continued to manage the new concern, which produced the same porcelain wares as before, with few stylistic changes, until its closing in 1837.