• Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
    Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
  • Bombe Desk and Bookcase
    Bombe Desk and Bookcase
  • The Landing of the Pilgrims
    The Landing of the Pilgrims
  • Side Chairs
    Side Chairs
  • Penn's Treaty with the Indians
    Penn's Treaty with the Indians
 
  • Artist/Maker Kirk, Samuel Child (1793-1872; working 1815-1872)
  • Date Made c.1840
  • Place Made
  • Materials Metals; Silver
  • Measurements
  • Gift of Mrs. Charles W. Bunker
  • Room
  • Accession # 1978.0074

Water Pitcher

This tall, elegant, and richly ornamented water pitcher reflects Baltimore's repoussé style of the early 1830s, which emerged under the guiding spirits of Samuel Kirk and his competitor, Andrew Ellicott Warner (1786–1870).