Redware Food storage Jar with Cover

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-8486

Description

Cylindrical form tapered at shoulder to outflaring collar with fitted lid. Body covered overall with mottled green and golden brown glaze (almost Wheildon-like). Lid light brown.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jars
covers (closures)
glazing (coating)
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
lead glaze
Redware
Thrown
Lead Glaze
Jar, Food-storage

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.701

Places

Probably New England (United States) [general region]