Casserole

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1940-1960

GUSN

GUSN-50893

Description

Mexican redware casserole bowl and lid. Round, low form w/ loop ear handle to sides and lid, w/ stamped floral border pattern on sides and overall slip decoration in brown and cream floral and leaf design; w/ splashes of green lead glaze.

Details

Descriptive Terms

casseroles (baking dishes)
cookware
lead glaze
redware
slip (clay)
stamping (forming)
throwing (pottery technique)
Redware
Slip
Lead Glaze
Thrown
Stamped
CASSEROLE

Inscription

Stamped on side of bowl: ""MADE/ IN/ MEXICO""

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5.25 (H), 9.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.494AB