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Cup or Porringer

1992.719 (RS21461)

Description

Handled cup with large rounded body on short outflared foot. Three incised bands near top and small rounded handle starting from out-turned lip. Covered with clear glaze (appears orange) with dark brown splotches.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
incising
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
cups
glazing (coating)
Incised
incising
Lead Glazed
Porringer
porringers (dishes)
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
3 1/8 x 5 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.719
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8627
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