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Covered Crock

1949.703 (RS119814)

Description

Three-gallon covered crock; molded cylindrical buff-colored clay body with salt glaze; molded lip at wide mouth; molded "cap sleeve"-type C-shpaed handles on each side; impressed "3" on front; brown slip lining; brown upper half; pale gray lower half of exterior; circular, slightly domed, three-stepped lid, with the middle step unglazed; flat circular "cookie" knob; impressed "3" at the edge of the lid.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1875-1900
Material
earthenware
glaze
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Crock
crocks
Earthenware
earthenware
glaze
Accession Number
1949.703
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth Vaughan
GUSN
250470

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