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1985.272 (RS118612)

Description

Salt-glazed stoneware jug. Straight-sided cylindrical form w/ sloping shoulders and applied strap handle. Freehand floral decoration in blue glaze. Marked "A.B. Wheeler & Co., 62 --- Street, Boston, Mass."

Details

Maker
A.B. Wheeler & Co. (Maker)
Date
ca. 1850
Inscriptions
See description.
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
cookware
Floral
floral patterns
JUG
jugs (vessels)
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Dimensions
13.25 (H), 8.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.272
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25221

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