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1985.179 (RS118557)

Description

Light muddy blue or neoclassical blue colored clay body w/ clear glaze on inside. Matte exterior. Squat circular molded body w/ circular foot ring. Applied sprigs of white clay, alternating fern, leaf and bluebell motif. Applied C-scroll handle. Wide circular mouth w/ triangular spout. Lid missing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1875
Inscriptions
Impressed: ""S17""/""11"" Incised: ""804""
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
black basaltes
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
black basaltes
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Dimensions
5.5 x 2.313 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.179
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
24951

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