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1938.1209 (RS209790)

Description

Earthenware gourd-shaped jug with a small round mouth. Green matte glazed body with handle along top of vessel that tapers to a point, and circular foot.

Details

Maker
Grueby Faience Company (Maker)
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
"GRUEBY POTTERY BOSTON USA" (impressed)
"GRUEBY POTTERY BOSTON USA" (around flower) (Paper Label)
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Object type
Containers
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
art pottery
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Jug
jugs (vessels)
Vessel
Dimensions
5 x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.1209
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
6732

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