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)

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

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)