Covered Crock

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1875-1900

GUSN

GUSN-250471

Description

Covered crock; molded cylindrical shape; buff-colored clay body; molded lip at wide mouth; brown lining; chocolate brown upper half of exterior with pale gray lower half; "2" impressed on front; circular thrown cover with raised unglazed inner ring on top; recessed top nwith circular flat "cookie" handle; dark brown slip glaze.

Details

Descriptive Terms

crocks
earthenware
glaze
Earthenware
Crock

Associated Building

Used At Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Additional Identification Number

1949.704a,b

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

10 1/4 x 10 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.704AB

Places

United States