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Cube Knickknack

1937.775 (RS204964)

Description

Earthenware block of marbleized gray, pink, yellow, and white Gay Head clay.

Details

Maker
Gay Head Pottery (Maker)
Date
1880
Inscriptions
Impressed on block: ""GAY HEAD"". Inscribed on paper label: ""Grandmother Norcross"".
Location of origin
Cottage City, MA, USA
Material
clay
drying
earthenware
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Clay
clay
drying
Earthenware
earthenware
Knickknack
knickknacks
Sun Dried
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.775
Credit Line
Estate of Grenville H. Norcross
GUSN
39210

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