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Jar with lid

1991.716AB (RS21095)

Description

Baluster form with deepset lid into straight 1" collar. Lid has flatish round knop. "Ear" handles at shoulder with incised band intersecting at handles. Covered overall with olive green glaze with yellow/orange mottling spots. Underglaze foot and about 1/2" above foot.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
Old handwritten paper shop label on outside of lid: CROCK + COVER/ $18
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
incising
lead glaze
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
New England (United States) [general region]
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
cookware
covers (closures)
glazing (coating)
Incised
incising
Jar, Food-storage
jars
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
11 1/4 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.716AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8503

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