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Batter Pitcher

1991.398 (RS21016)

Description

Handled red earthenware bowl with wide flat rim and connected strap handle above sharply tapered insides. Inside and handle glazed black. Outside glazed orange/red. Incised lines below rim.

Details

Maker
Buckley Pottery (Maker)
Date
1690-1750
Inscriptions
Handwritten on NFL paper jelly label at bottom underside: From Buckley,/South Wales./ 1690-1750-/Imported to/early America
Location of origin
England, South Wales
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
incising
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Glazed
glazing (coating)
Incised
incising
Pitcher, Batter
pitchers (vessels)
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
3 3/4 x 9 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.398
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2377

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