Crock

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1855-1868

GUSN

GUSN-26397

Description

Glazed stoneware crock w/ overall bluish tint. Cylindrical body has 2 molded handles on sides and slightly overhanging rim. Cobalt-blue abstract floral decoration on side, underglaze. Interior painted dark brown.

Details

Descriptive Terms

crocks
molding (forming)
stoneware (pottery)
throwing (pottery technique)
floral patterns
Stoneware
Thrown
Molded
Floral
CROCK

Inscription

Stamped on side: ""F.T. WRIGHT & SON/ TAUNTON MASS.""

Maker

F.T. Wright & Son (Maker)

Location of Origin

Taunton, MA, USA

Dimensions

7.75 x 8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather

Accession Number

1993.817

Places

Massachusetts (United States)