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Casserole

1986.494AB (RS25431)

Description

Mexican redware casserole bowl and lid. Round, low form w/ loop ear handle to sides and lid, w/ stamped floral border pattern on sides and overall slip decoration in brown and cream floral and leaf design; w/ splashes of green lead glaze.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1940-1960
Inscriptions
Stamped on side of bowl: ""MADE/ IN/ MEXICO""
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
lead glaze
redware
slip (clay)
stamping (forming)
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
CASSEROLE
casseroles (baking dishes)
cookware
lead glaze
Lead Glaze
Redware
redware
Slip
slip (clay)
Stamped
stamping (forming)
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
5.25 (H), 9.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.494AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50893

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