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Redware Beaker

1991.705 (RS21467)

Description

Redware; sides taper in towards the bottom; wide mouth; covered inside and out with light orange lead glaze and brown splotches, mostly inside.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1820
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
New England (United States) [general region]
Descriptive terms
Beaker
beakers (pouring vessels)
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
redware
Redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 3 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.705
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8490

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