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Crock

Description

4 gallon stoneware crock; cylindrical shape w/ 2 handles on sides; incised bands around body; tan.

Details

Maker
F. A. Plaisted & Son (Maker)
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
Impressed stamp: ""4/ MANUFACTURED BY/ F.A. PLAISTED & SON,/ GARDINER, ME.""
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
11 (H), 11.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4363
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22880

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