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Salt glazed stoneware crock with handles

2010.14.3 (RS103659)

Description

Salt-glazed stoneware jar with handles. Six 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./6" (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
16 1/2 (H), 11.3/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.14.3
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph C. Bloom
GUSN
222608

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