3-Gallon Crock

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1872-1895

GUSN

GUSN-2915

Description

Salt-glazed stoneware 3-gallon crock, of cylindrical shape with tapering side and a heavy rim; two ear handles, incised lines below the rim, a grey body with the maker's stamp "F. Woodworth/Burlington, VT/3". Dipped in cobalt blue with painted floral-like decoration in blue glaze below the stamp; hole on the bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

crocks
cookware
lead glaze
machine-made
painting (coating)
glazing (coating)
salt glaze
stamping (forming)
stoneware (pottery)
Stoneware
Lead Glaze
Stamped
Painted
Salt-Glazed
Machine Made
CROCK

Associated Building

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

Maker

Woodworth, F. (Maker)

Dimensions

11 (H), 12.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1387

Places

Vermont (United States)