Jar with cover

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-2563

Description

Small and of semi-globular shape with short outflaring collar and fitted lid. Round, pointed finial and incised band around edge oflid. On slightly raised unglazed foot. Covered overall with dark orange (with a touch of green) glaze. Dark brown/black glaze on lid and shoulder.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jars
covers (closures)
cookware
glazing (coating)
incising
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
lead glaze
Redware
Thrown
Incised
Lead Glaze
JAR, FOOD STORAGE

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1991.706A,B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

4 1/2 x 3 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.706AB