Image use must be for education or personal purposes only.
The contributing institution must be credited.
Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum

Cover, Chamber Pot


Accession number: 1994.90.01
Date: 1880 – 1900
Materials: Ceramic
Measurements: 4.8 cm Thick x 23.1 cm Diameter
Narrative: Belonged to Maurice Strum's grandmother, Mary Ann (Giles) Morash, (B. about 1835, D. September 10, 1921) would have been using it in late 1800's. Married local farmer, Alexander Morash, on December 31, 1858.
Description: Circular, ceramic chamber pot lid. Forms a shallow dome which is flattened in the center, with a short circular handle. Painted witch a blue and white china pattern of flowers, and has an additional raised pattern of seashells and vegitation. Painting is somewhat blurry and appears to have printed or screened on rather than hand painted.