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Jar with cover

1991.706AB (RS20774)

Description

Small and of semi-globular shape with short outflaring collar and fitted lid. Round, pointed finial and incised band around edge oflid. On slightly raised unglazed foot. Covered overall with dark orange (with a touch of green) glaze. Dark brown/black glaze on lid and shoulder.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
incising
lead glaze
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
cookware
covers (closures)
glazing (coating)
Incised
incising
JAR, FOOD STORAGE
jars
Lead Glaze
lead glaze
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 3 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.706AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2563

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