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1949.648 (RS119760)

Description

Cylincrical can-shaped body with recessed bottom. White with pearl glaze. Underglaze decoration: black exterior with mustard dots; herringbone pattern coggled band at mouth; two mustard bands. Applied strap handle with acanthus terminus.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1820
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
dots
Dotted
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
herringbone
Herringbone
mocha ware
Mochaware
MUG
mugs
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
6.125 x 6.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.648
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7928

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