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Tankard

1992.730 (RS21445)

Description

Redware tankard of small size, with out-tapered sides and a tool line below the top rim. It has a strap handle and is covered overall with a very dark brown lead glaze.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1825
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
lead (metal)
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
glazing (coating)
lead (metal)
Lead Glazed
Redware
redware
Tankard
tankards
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
3 5/8 x 2 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.730
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11586

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