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Large Mug

Description

Tall cylindrical shaped brown stonewall mug covered with iridescent salt glaze; incised reeding near base and top and strap handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1750
Inscriptions
Handwritten paper label located bottom underside. ""English/Nottingham/Stoneware/c. 1750"".
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
incising
salt glaze
stoneware (pottery)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
glazing (coating)
Incised
incising
MUG
mugs
salt glaze
Salt-Glazed
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
7 x 5.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.613
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10862

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