Redware Pitcher with Cover

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-2371

Description

Redware covered pitcher of ovoid form with upturned collar, small spout and shoulder-to-body strap handle. Drop-lid with upright round knop. Covered overall with reddish-orange lead glaze and streaky brown vertical marks starting below rim, conforming colors to lid.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
lids
glazing (coating)
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
lead glaze
Redware
Thrown
Lead Glazed
Pitcher

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1991.390A,B

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7 1/4 x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.390AB