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

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

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)