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Keg or Pig

Description

Red earthenware pig or small keg; barrel shape with four areas of incised banding to sides; pierced with hole to side and small hole on top; unglazed.

Details

Maker
Millville Pottery (Maker)
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
In pencil, at the bottom, is: ""Clark""?
Location of origin
Concord, NH, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
incising
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Container
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Incised
incising
KEG OR PIG
kegs
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
unglazed
Dimensions
5.75 x 4.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1547
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3056

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