Salt glazed stoneware jar

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1855-1874

GUSN

GUSN-222609

Description

Salt-glazed stoneware jar. One and a half 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./1 1/2" (stamped)
"R.C. Bloom Coll." (stamped)

Additional Identification Number

43.4

People and Organizations

A.E. Smith & Sons

Maker

A.E. Smith & Sons (Potter)

Dimensions

11 1/8 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph C. Bloom

Accession Number

2010.14.4

Places

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