Covered Crock

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1875-1900

GUSN

GUSN-250470

Description

Three-gallon covered crock; molded cylindrical buff-colored clay body with salt glaze; molded lip at wide mouth; molded "cap sleeve"-type C-shpaed handles on each side; impressed "3" on front; brown slip lining; brown upper half; pale gray lower half of exterior; circular, slightly domed, three-stepped lid, with the middle step unglazed; flat circular "cookie" knob; impressed "3" at the edge of the lid.

Details

Descriptive Terms

crocks
earthenware
glaze
Earthenware
Crock

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.703

Places

United States