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Bedpan

1991.1640 (RS21365)

Description

Round bedpan with a wide lip and nozzle end, covered with an orange glaze and bown splotches.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Inscriptions
In yellow paint on the bottom undrside reads: 5321/N.F.S . Handwritten in pencil on the bottom underside reads: (indistinct) perhaps ""Mrs. Litt. Nissin"" .
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
lead glaze
redware
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
BEDPAN
bedpans (containers)
Lead Glaze
lead glaze
redware
Redware
Dimensions
3 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1640
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3137

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