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Crock

Description

Possibly a butter jar. Dark brown glazed yellow clay body. Molded. Cylindrical tub form, w/ faceted sides and dished circular banding at top and bottom w/ molded edges. Each side w/ a molded handle in form of rope ring. Circular lid w/ shallow step molding and flat circular knop handle. Impressed on bottom: "EDWARDS & CO."

Details

Maker
Edwards & Co. (Maker)
Date
1855-1870
Inscriptions
See description.
Material
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
cookware
CROCK
crocks
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Dimensions
7.5 x 7.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.170
GUSN
24988

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