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Covered Pitcher

1992.720AB (RS21029)

Description

Large and bulbous shape with upturned collar and drop-in lid. Thick strap handle starting from shoulder. On small foot. Covered with ochre-yellow glaze (somewhat mottled with hints of green and orange) and large brown splotches.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Possibly New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
glazing (coating)
Lead Glazed
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
7 1/2 x 7 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.720AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8628

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