Skip to content

Search Collections

Jug

1991.423 (RS21003)

Description

Globular-shaped redware jug with small foot and shoulder-to-body strap handle, covered overall with a rich and somewhat mottled unusually green glaze; lightly incised band near top; spots where dripped glaze did not join.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
copper (metal)
glazing (coating)
incising
lead (metal)
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Possibly Bristol county (Massachusetts) [county]
Possibly Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
Copper
copper (metal)
glazing (coating)
Incised
incising
Jug
jugs (vessels)
lead (metal)
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
6 1/2 x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.423
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2400
Related Items
Title Jug Accession number 1991.720 Notes 1991.720 JUG Relationship Similar item
Title Jug Accession number 1991.721 Notes 1991.721 JUG Relationship Similar item

Comments