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1998.4359 (RS24098)

Description

One 2 gallon stoneware jug; cylindrical shape w/ tapered bottle neck and C-shaped handle; gray w/ inscription and blue floral decoration on front.

Details

Maker
A.B. Wheeler & Co. (Maker)
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
Impressed stamp on front: ""A.B. WHEELER & CO,/ 60 Broad Street,/ BOSTON, MASS./ 2""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
stoneware (pottery)
tin (metal)
Object type
Container
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
glazing (coating)
JUG
jugs (vessels)
Painted
painting (coating)
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
14.125 (H), 8.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4359
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22876

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