Crock

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-181095

Description

Earthenware cylindrical crock. Cream colored base with black glaze writing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

crocks
cookware
earthenware
Crock

Inscription

"GRAND MEDAL OF MERIT VIENNA 1873 / JAMES KEILLER & SON'S / DUNDEE MARMALADE / ONLY PRIZE MEDAL FOR MARMALADE / LONDON, 1862 / CONTENTS, 1 lb. NET." (Black glaze, with a wreath)
"POT MADE / IN / ENGLAND" (Black glaze mark on underside, "England" is not clear)
"FMF" (Incised into underside, first "F" is reversed, verticle portions of "F"s share verticle portion of either end of the "M")

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

James Keiller & Son Ltd. (Retailer)

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

4 1/2 (H), 3 1/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2865

Places

Dundee (Dundee City, Scotland, United Kingdom)