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Common Pot or Dye Pot

Description

Redware, straight sides rounding in towards base, and plain, slight outflared rim, wide mouth, no cover; two incised bands at middle; unglazed outside; brownish glaze inside.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1685-1885
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
glazing (coating)
Incised
incising
lead glaze
Lead Glazed
POT
pots (containers)
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
7 1/4 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.696
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8604

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