Crock

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-19250

Description

1 1/2 gallon crock w/ cover; brown and white glaze; painted in black on side: "1 1/2" [w/ Royal Arms] "E. Swasey & Co. Portland, Me USA"; brown cover, rim and interior; 2 handles on sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

crocks
cookware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
Earthenware
Tin Glazed
CROCK

Inscription

Impressed stamp on side: ""SHERWOOD BROS./ POTTERY/ NEW BRIGHTON, PA.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

E. Swasey & Co.

Maker

Sherwood Bros. Pottery (Maker)

Location of Origin

New Brighton, PA, USA

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

7.75 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1009AB

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)
Maine (United States)