Skip to content

Search Collections

Redware Pitcher with Cover

1991.390AB (RS21011)

Description

Redware covered pitcher of ovoid form with upturned collar, small spout and shoulder-to-body strap handle. Drop-lid with upright round knop. Covered overall with reddish-orange lead glaze and streaky brown vertical marks starting below rim, conforming colors to lid.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
lids
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
7 1/4 x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.390AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2371

Comments