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Crock

Description

Thrown buff-colored clay body w/ buff salt-glazed "orange peel" glaze on exterior and brown slip on interior. Cylindrical body w/ canted basal edge and flat bottom. Shoulders rounding to neck which cants out slightly to a rounded lip on circular mouth. Recessed flange receives a flat circular lid w/ knop handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Material
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
cookware
CROCK
crocks
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Dimensions
15 x 9.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.638
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
24973

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