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Crock

Description

Glazed stoneware crock w/ overall bluish tint. Cylindrical body has 2 molded handles on sides and slightly overhanging rim. Cobalt-blue abstract floral decoration on side, underglaze. Interior painted dark brown.

Details

Maker
F.T. Wright & Son (Maker)
Date
1855-1868
Inscriptions
Stamped on side: ""F.T. WRIGHT & SON/ TAUNTON MASS.""
Location of origin
Taunton, MA, USA
Material
molding (forming)
stoneware (pottery)
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Container
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CROCK
crocks
Floral
floral patterns
Molded
molding (forming)
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
7.75 x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.817
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
26397

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