Chinese Warming Pot, Insert & Lid
3 pieces: A - Pot, B - Lid, C - Insert; hexagonal, reddish-brown stoneware, impressed geometric pattern to sides within border; containing cylindrical insert with concave lid; missing handle.
1) Paper labels on bottom underside: ""N. F. Little"" and ""Chinese stone/ware from/estate Capt./Oliver Lane,/Annisquam / 1825-1850"". 2) Note (now in accession file:) ""Chinese warming pot, Yi-hsing / (Lane) circa 1830"".
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
- Food Service T&E
East Asia (Asia) [general region]
- Descriptive terms
hot water urns
- 4 1/2 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little