Basin: Impressed "ROGERS" and the letter "D"; underglaze blue great seal of USA Pitcher: possible partial impressed mark (?); matching underglaze seal; two number 7's in underglaze blue.
Acquired from Richard A. Bourne Co., Hyannis, MA, by S. Robert Teitelman (b. 1917 - d. 2008), Haverford, PA; August 22, 2010, posthumous Teitelman sale, Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, NH, lot 789, to Timothy Phillips, Cambridge, MA; 2011, gift of Timothy Phillips to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 25, 2012)
Gift of Timothy Phillips in memory of Thomas F. Phillips, Jr.
England, Staffordshire, about 1840
Basin: H. 4 3/4; Diam. 12 3/8 in. Pitcher: H. 8 3/4 in.; W. 9 in.; Diam. 6 1/2 in.
Medium or Technique
Pearlware, with transfer-printed decoration