Covered bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-2368

Description

Redware covered bowl (aka ecuelle). Round with tapered sides and ear handle at each side. Grooved by the top below round domed lid with large round knop. Covered with brick red inside and out. Outside mottled with dark brown streaky spots; shiny patina.

Details

Descriptive Terms

covered bowls
cookware
lead glaze
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
throwing (pottery technique)
Redware
Thrown
BOWL

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5 x 5 1/2 (HxW), 4 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.387