Salt glazed stoneware crock with handles

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1855-1874

GUSN

GUSN-222608

Description

Salt-glazed stoneware jar with handles. Six gallon capacity with stamped maker's mark and painted floral decoration in blue.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jars
stoneware (pottery)
salt glaze
Jar, Food-storage

Inscription

"A.E. SMITH & SONS/MANUFACTURERS/38 Peck Slip, N.Y./6" (stamped)

Additional Identification Number

43.3

People and Organizations

A.E. Smith & Sons

Maker

A.E. Smith & Sons (Potter)

Dimensions

16 1/2 (H), 11.3/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph C. Bloom

Accession Number

2010.14.3

Places

Norwalk (Fairfield county, Connecticut)
Connecticut (United States)
Norwalk (Fairfield county, Connecticut)