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1992.713 (RS21032)

Description

Black-glazed earthenware of tall baluster shape on low foot. Scrolling and ridged strap handle. Raised inscription on front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795
Inscriptions
Raised slip on front: MH/1795
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Earthenware
Federal
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
9 3/4 x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.713
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8621

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