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Covered bowl

1991.387 (RS21008)

Description

Redware covered bowl (aka ecuelle). Round with tapered sides and ear handle at each side. Grooved by the top below round domed lid with large round knop. Covered with brick red inside and out. Outside mottled with dark brown streaky spots; shiny patina.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
molding (forming)
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL
cookware
covered bowls
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
molding (forming)
Redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
5 x 5 1/2 (HxW), 4 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.387
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2368

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