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Small Redware Cup

1991.829 (RS21450)

Description

Redware handled cup (tea cup) with shallow bowl on a low foot with two narrowly incised bands around bowl and ridged strap handle covered all over with a dark brown glaze.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Possibly Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cup
cups
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
miniatures (toys)
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
1 3/4 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.829
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2611

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