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Gambrinus pitcher, 1880-1890
Greenwood Pottery

William Tams



Trenton, New Jersey, United States of America
Slip-cast porcelain with enamel decoration over clear lead glaze, H: 8.5 in, W: 10.75 in
Gift of Emma and Jay Lewis, 2011  2011.12.21
On View
Inscriptions:
"C. PICK / & Co. / Chicago" in black [note, this is where the U.P.W. mark is on NM's Union Porcelain Works pitcher of this form.]

Marks:
impressed on bottom: "G. P. Co." [note: one of a small group of these pitchers known, although it is not clear of Greenwood Pottery bought out the Union Porcelain Works molds, or simply copied the form.

Provenance: Emma and Jay Lewis Collection
Exhibition History:
"Hot, Hotter, Hottest: 300 Years of New Jersey Ceramics", Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (October 21, 2016 - ongoing).

Keywords: Man, Goat, Barrel, American Pottery, Ceramic, Porcelain, Pitcher