Ginger Jar

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-4738

Description

Round bulbous form with small cylindrical neck surmounting sloping shoulder; slat bottom without foot; gray-blue glaze on muddy clay body; two faint underglaze blue bands around body.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ginger jars
porcelain
underglazing
Porcelain
Underglazed
JAR, GINGER

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Korea

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

5.5 (H), 4.125 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.848

Places

Probably