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Jardiniere

Description

A red earthenware jardiniere, of low round shape with a rounded rim. It is on three squat feet, thickly potted, and the outside is covered with a Grenby/art-pottery style matte. It is matted in a dark-green glaze, while the inside has a clear lead glaze.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
lead (metal)
throwing (pottery technique)
tin (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Grenby
JARDINIERE
jardinières (containers)
lead (metal)
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
5.25 (H), 8.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.787
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51128

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