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Miniature Redware Bowl

1991.827 (RS21453)

Description

Very small reware bowl, with a dark brown body (almost black) washed with a deep ochre-yellow glaze on the inside of the bowl with drippings to the outside; no foot, no flange, almost straight sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bowl
bowls (vessels)
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
miniatures (toys)
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
toys (recreational artifacts)
Dimensions
3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.827
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2609

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