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Redware Bean Pot with lid

Description

Globular shape; straight collar and drop-in banded lid. Thick reeded strap handle and small outflared foot. Covered with orange/red glaze and dark brown splotches to the top half and handle. Lid: dark brown and black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1899
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
cookware
Crock
crockpots
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
lids
Redware
redware
reeding
Reeding
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
6 1/4 x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.723AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8510

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