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Description

Tan-colored body w/ salt-glaze finish. Hand thrown, w/ wire-marks on bottom. Cylindrical body w/ rounded shoulders tapered to a small cylindrical neck w/ circular mouth w/ high collar ring. Thick, shaped strap handle applied at neck and terminating at shoulder. Nicely painted cobalt blue decoration on front of scrolling stylized leafy branch or sprig. Impressed on front "EDMANDS & CO/ 2".

Details

Maker
Possibly Edmands & Co. (Maker)
Date
1825-1850
Location of origin
Charlestown, MA, USA
Material
glazing (coating)
salt glaze
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
cookware
glazing (coating)
JUG
jugs (vessels)
salt glaze
Salt-Glazed
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Dimensions
13.625 x 8.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.197
GUSN
25134

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