Additional Image:

While it was common to repair the tips of broken spouts with metal replacements, this is a very rare example because the restorer added the initials "WDR" and the date, "1815".


A close-up of the printed pattern. 


Shape Type: Miscellaneous

Pattern Type: Landscapes and Waterscapes

Date: c. 1805-1810


  • Height: 12.00 in (30.48 cm)

Maker: Unknown


A large earthenware punch pot printed in blue in an unidentified landscape pattern and a floral border.  Of interest, in addition to its size, is the use of a small pattern that is repeated six or more times in order to cover the entire body of the pot.  It appears that the maker chose to use a pattern originally made for a smaller item...