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1992.737 (RS21440)

Description

Redware bowl, small and thinly potted, with steeply tapered sides, ending in a raised foot. It has a tooled line below the top rim and is covered overall with a deep orange glaze, with some pooling of glaze to the inside center. It was probably used for a drinking vessel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1799
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL
bowls (vessels)
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
redware
Redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.737
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11592

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