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Bean Pot

1992.697 (RS20721)

Description

Thick redware beanpot of squat globular shape with outflaring rim, uncovered, brown glaze inside, unglazed outside, incised in bold capital letters, "M. MARSHALL." above an incised band.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
incising
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
crockpots
Incised
incising
POT, CROCK
redware
Redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
5.5 x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.697
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8605

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