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1991.1554 (RS21362)

Description

Brown-glazed red earthenware jug, of bulbous form with small raised mouth and a high-looped strap handle on its shoulder; incised by hand on front "Little Brown/JUG" date and initials on bottom "MAL/1875"

Details

Maker
Millville Pottery (Maker)
Date
1875
Inscriptions
On the bottom underside is incised: ""MAL/1875"" On the front is incised ""Little Brown/JUG""
Location of origin
Concord, NH, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
incising
lead glaze
redware
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
glazing (coating)
Incised
incising
Jug
jugs (vessels)
Lead Glaze
lead glaze
redware
Redware
Dimensions
5 x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1554
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3063

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