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Mustard Pot

1950.462AB (RS219368)

Description

Cylindrical pewter mustard pot (A) with blue ceramic liner (B). Pewter pot has hole in bottom; loop handle; and domed, hinged lid with thumb rest.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1780
Inscriptions
"No 5 A Comp" (very faint)
Location of origin
Germany
Material
ceramic (material)
glaze
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Germany
Winchester (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
glaze
mustard pots
pewter (tin alloy)
Pot, Mustard
tin (metal)
Dimensions
3 x 3 1/4 (HxW), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.462AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge
GUSN
45201

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