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Salt glazed stoneware crock

2010.14.2 (RS103657)

Description

Salt-glazed stoneware jar. Two-gallon capacity, with stamped maker's mark and painted floral decoration in blue.

Details

Maker
A.E. Smith & Sons (Potter)
Date
1855-1874
Inscriptions
"A.E. SMITH & SONS/MANUFACTURERS/38 Peck Slip, N.Y./2" (stamped)
Material
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Norwalk (Fairfield county, Connecticut)
Descriptive terms
Jar, Food-storage
jars
salt glaze
stoneware (pottery)
People and organizations
A.E. Smith & Sons
Dimensions
12 1/4 (H), 6 5/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.14.2
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph C. Bloom
GUSN
222607

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