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Wash basin

1985.419.2 (RS118715)

Description

Orangey-buff colored clay body w/ colorless glaze. Molded form. Exterior buff colored w/ overglaze painted decoration of Greek key border and black line banding. Wash basin. Circular deep bowl w/ rim flaring out slightly. High footring. Buff colored overall.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1870
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
BASIN
basins (vessels)
earthenware
Earthenware
Dimensions
4.188 (H), 10.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.419.2
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25469

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