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Ginger Jar

1971.689AC (RS117697)

Description

Jar with stopper and cover; cream colored induced crackle underglaze with handpainted overglaze in floral motif.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
crackling
earthenware
hand-painted
overglazing
painting (image-making)
underglazing
vitrification
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Crackled
crackling
Earthenware
earthenware
ginger jars
hand-painted
JAR, GINGER
Overglazed
overglazing
Painted
painting (image-making)
Satsuma
Semi-Vitrified
Underglazed
underglazing
vitrification
Dimensions
6 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.689AC
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5338

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