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Redware Food storage jar

1992.723AB (RS21094)

Description

Wide base and tapered neck. Two incised bands around collar. Covered overall with deep green glaze and orange spots. Fitted with (replacement?) lid of buff-colored clay and golden-brown to black-brown glaze.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Inscriptions
Handwritten on paper label on bottom underside: New/Hampshire/pottery
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
incising
lead glaze
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
cookware
glazing (coating)
Incised
incising
JAR, FOOD-STORAGE
jars
Lead Glaze
lead glaze
Redware
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
9 1/2 x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.723AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8631

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