Mustard pot with lid

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-10531

Description

Small, pear-shaped pearlware mustard pot with lid and applied handle. Pot has a molded line and ribbing around mid-section, overpainted blue. Blue bands are painted around the lower body and down the handle. The lid has a teardrop-shaped knop and a side indentation for a spoon. A blue band is painted around the lid and a blue floret on top of the knop.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

mustard pots
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
hand-painted
molding (forming)
Vessel, CondimentJar, CondimentPot, MustardPot, Mustard

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Byron Dexter

Accession Number

1962.49AB

Places

Probably