Covered Chamber Pot

Object Name: 
Covered Chamber Pot

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Object Name: 
Covered Chamber Pot
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
(a,b) H: 19.3 cm; (a) H: 13.7 cm, L(incl. handle): 29.9 cm, D: 24.2 cm; (b) H: 6.9 cm, D: 23.9 cm
On Display
about 1840-1860
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass with slight grayish tinge; blown, tooled and engraved. (a) Hemispherical pot with flared top rim, applied hollow ear-shaped handle and applied circular foot ring, ground and polished pontil mark underneath. One side has engraved decoration of "S & C" with leaf garlands and spray of leaves and berries on opposite side. (b) Lid is domed with applied solid knob pushed-in on top surfac eof lid, engraved garland around knob, folded lip to fit into opening of pot.
Dodd, James F., Source
Recent Important Acquisitions, 35 (1993) illustrated, p. 121, #7; BIB# AI32226