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Toy Redware Bowl

Description

Semi-bulbous shape. Wide mouth with no cover; no handles. Rouletted band near top. Covered overall with orange/brick-red glaze except on slightly raised foot.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1890
Inscriptions
Handwritten (NFL) fabric label on bottom underside: BOUGHT/N.Y. CITY
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
incising
lead glaze
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Bowl
bowls (vessels)
childhood
Childhood
glazing (coating)
Incised
incising
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
miniatures (toys)
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
toys (recreational artifacts)
Dimensions
2 1/4 x 2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.749
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8534

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