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Crock

1977.703AB (RS117022)

Description

Cylindrical shaped body with brown glaze on top of outer wall; uncolored glase on bottom of outside wall; interior all brown; circular cover in brown glaze with band of uncolored encircling top 1 1/4" from edge; knob handle at center.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
Stencil ""5"" in blue on lower section of body exterior; cover stamped ""5&6 GAL.""
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
stenciling
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
cookware
CROCK
crocks
Stenciled
stenciling
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Dimensions
12.75 (H), 13 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.703AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4466

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