Jug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-11367

Description

Wide, circular straight-sided mouth that narrows to the neck on an ovoid body; two applied handles at the shoulders; brown and black splotches under a warm yellow-brown glaze.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jugs (vessels)
glazing (coating)
redware
lead glaze
Redware
Lead Glazed
Jug

Inscription

On a paper label inscribed in ink on the jug's bottom in NFL's handwriting is: Said to be/Hartford/Conn.

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

10 1/2 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1701

Places

Connecticut (United States)