Crock

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-22891

Description

5 gallon stoneware crock; cylindrical shape w/ 2 handles at sides and raised top rim; incised bands at rim; grayish tan in color.

Details

Descriptive Terms

crocks
cookware
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
stoneware (pottery)
tin (metal)
Stoneware
Painted
Tin Glazed
CROCK

Inscription

Impressed stamp on front: ""5/ MANUFACTURED BY/ F.A. PLAISTED & SON,/ GARDINER, ME.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

F. A. Plaisted & Son (Maker)

Location of Origin

Gardiner, ME, USA

Dimensions

12.5 (H), 12 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4374

Places

Maine (United States)