Redware Jug/Electric Lamp

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1860

GUSN

GUSN-3302

Description

Small, bulbous form with splayed circular foot ring, strap handles and a narrow rolled mouth, green-orange molded glaze with orange speckles. The mouth has been fit with an electric socket, and has a natural colored burlap and paper shade.

Details

Descriptive Terms

electric lamps (lighting device forms)
jugs (vessels)
glazing (coating)
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
lead glaze
Redware
Lighting
Thrown
Lead Glaze
Lamp, Electric

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7 x 5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1088