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1991.1107 (RS21366)

Description

Of bulbous reeded baluster form with a standing ribbed neck and a large "bracket-like" reeded ? . Also a canthers leaf molded spout, "C" shaped molded handle and a flaring, circular foot. Buff colored earthenware with mottled Rockingham glaze.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
Impressed on the bottom is: ENAMEL/PATENT/1849/BENNINGTON, VT . On adhesive tape, inscribed in ink is: LEWT BY/N.F. LITTLE. Printed on a jelly jar label is: M.F.A./93.17/Hill .
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
molding (forming)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Earthenware
JUG
Molded
molding (forming)
pitchers (vessels)
Rockingham
Rockingham ware (American ceramics style)
Dimensions
10 x 11 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1107
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3321

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