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Washbowl

1991.691 (RS21102)

Description

Deep and round with tapered base to form raised foot. Rim has pie-crust edge; sides lightly incised with bands of wavy lines. Covered overall with orange-colored glaze with dark brown (iron) splotches inside and out.

Details

Maker
Hazeltine, Joseph (Maker)
Date
1834-1867
Inscriptions
Typed on paper label on botton underside: Washbowl made by/""Uncle Joe Hazel-/ton"" just above what/is now St. Paul's/School, Concord, N.H.
Location of origin
Concord, NH, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
fluting
glazing (coating)
incising
iron (metal)
lead glaze
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOWL
Fluted
fluting
glazing (coating)
Incised
incising
iron (metal)
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
washbowls
Dimensions
4 3/4 x 10 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.691
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8476

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