Jug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1875

GUSN

GUSN-3063

Description

Brown-glazed red earthenware jug, of bulbous form with small raised mouth and a high-looped strap handle on its shoulder; incised by hand on front "Little Brown/JUG" date and initials on bottom "MAL/1875"

Details

Descriptive Terms

jugs (vessels)
glazing (coating)
incising
lead glaze
redware
Redware
Lead Glaze
Incised
Jug

Inscription

On the bottom underside is incised: ""MAL/1875"" On the front is incised ""Little Brown/JUG""

Associated Building

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

Maker

Millville Pottery (Maker)

Location of Origin

Concord, NH, USA

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1554

Places

New Hampshire (United States)