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Spittoon

1936.1099 (RS212438)

Description

Stoneware spittoon with a brown and yellow mottled glaze. Centralized hole surrounded by molded petals. Foliate and grape molded opening on the side of the body.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Material
enamel (fused coating)
glaze
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Household Accessories; Containers for Smoking & Tobacco
Places
Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
Container, Spit
enamel (fused coating)
glaze
Rockingham ware (American ceramics style)
Spittoon
spittoons
stoneware (pottery)
Dimensions
8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.1099
Credit Line
Gift of Edgar Rollins
GUSN
38903

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