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Pitcher with design of Cupid and Psyche

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Molded and glazed white porcelain

Marks

Unmarked

Provenance

To MFA, 1971, gift of Professor Emeritus F. H. Norton and the Department of Metallurgy and Materials Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Credit Line

Gift of Professor Emeritus F. H. Norton and the Department of Metallurgy and Materials Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

American, about 1850–58

Object Place

Probably Bennington, Vermont

Dimensions

27.94 x 22.22 x 17.14 cm (11 x 8 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1971.459

Medium or Technique

Porcelain (Parian)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain