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Redware Food storage Jar with Cover

1991.701 (RS21030)

Description

Cylindrical form tapered at shoulder to outflaring collar with fitted lid. Body covered overall with mottled green and golden brown glaze (almost Wheildon-like). Lid light brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Probably New England (United States) [general region]
Descriptive terms
covers (closures)
glazing (coating)
Jar, Food-storage
jars
Lead Glaze
lead glaze
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
7 x 5 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.701
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8486

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