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Crock

Description

One 1 gallon stoneware crock; cylindrical shape w/ 2 handles on sides and raised top rim; tan glaze on body.

Details

Maker
Gardiner Stoneware Co. (Maker)
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
Impressed stamp on front: ""GARDINER STONEWARE/ MANUFACTORY,/ 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
7.5 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4371
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22888

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