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Crock

Description

4 gallon stoneware crock; cylindrical shape w/ 2 handles on sides; bulbous neck and tapered top w/ blue foliate decoration on front; tan.

Details

Maker
Ballard & Brothers (Maker)
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
Impressed stamp: ""BALLARD & BROTHERS/ GARDINER ME/ 4""
Location of origin
Gardiner, ME, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
stoneware (pottery)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
cookware
CROCK
crocks
glazing (coating)
Painted
painting (coating)
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
14.625 (H), 11 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4362
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22879

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