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3-Gallon Crock

1991.1387 (RS21369)

Description

Salt-glazed stoneware 3-gallon crock, of cylindrical shape with tapering side and a heavy rim; two ear handles, incised lines below the rim, a grey body with the maker's stamp "F. Woodworth/Burlington, VT/3". Dipped in cobalt blue with painted floral-like decoration in blue glaze below the stamp; hole on the bottom.

Details

Maker
Woodworth, F. (Maker)
Date
1872-1895
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
machine-made
painting (coating)
salt glaze
stamping (forming)
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
cookware
CROCK
crocks
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
Lead Glaze
Machine Made
machine-made
Painted
painting (coating)
salt glaze
Salt-Glazed
Stamped
stamping (forming)
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Dimensions
11 (H), 12.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1387
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2915

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