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Covered Jar

1933.6173AB (RS204969)

Description

Stoneware jar with squat, round off-white body with painted and enameled brown, green, and blue butterflies on body and cover. Body and cover have black edge near rim. Cover has blue scroll border and button finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Inscriptions
Painted on underside of cover: [Japanese characters].
Material
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Enameled
glazing (coating)
JAR
jars
Painted
painting (coating)
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
5 1/2 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.6173AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Julia G. Crocker
GUSN
6723

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