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Jug

Description

An ovoid body with a ringed neck that narrows at the mouth. It has a wide strap handle and incised bands about the narrow base. It is incised and cobalt decorated with a figure of a leaping horse. The cobalt is also ringed around the handle and ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
incising
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
cookware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Horse
horse (animal)
Incised
incising
JUG
jugs (vessels)
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Dimensions
15 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.903
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2678

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