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1998.1009AB (RS23776)

Description

1 1/2 gallon crock w/ cover; brown and white glaze; painted in black on side: "1 1/2" [w/ Royal Arms] "E. Swasey & Co. Portland, Me USA"; brown cover, rim and interior; 2 handles on sides.

Details

Maker
Sherwood Bros. Pottery (Maker)
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
Impressed stamp on side: ""SHERWOOD BROS./ POTTERY/ NEW BRIGHTON, PA.""
Location of origin
New Brighton, PA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
cookware
CROCK
crocks
earthenware
Earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
People and organizations
E. Swasey & Co.
Dimensions
7.75 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1009AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19250

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