Jug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1850

GUSN

GUSN-25221

Description

Salt-glazed stoneware jug. Straight-sided cylindrical form w/ sloping shoulders and applied strap handle. Freehand floral decoration in blue glaze. Marked "A.B. Wheeler & Co., 62 --- Street, Boston, Mass."

Details

Descriptive Terms

jugs (vessels)
cookware
stoneware (pottery)
floral patterns
Stoneware
Floral
JUG

Inscription

See description.

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

A.B. Wheeler & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

13.25 (H), 8.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.272

Places

Massachusetts (United States)