Mustard pot with lid

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-10527

Description

Straight-sided, pearlware mustard pot with flared rim, lid and handle. The lid has a button-shaped knop and side indentation for a spoon. The lid and pot rim are molded with ribbed bands, hand-painted blue. Blue bands are painted around the pot, near the base, and on the handle; a blue floret is painted on top of knop

Details

Descriptive Terms

mustard pots
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
hand-painted
molding (forming)
Vessel, Condiment
Jar, Condiment
Pot, Mustard
Pot, Mustard

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

3 (H), 3 2/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Byron Dexter

Accession Number

1962.34AB