Redware Food storage jar

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-8631

Description

Wide base and tapered neck. Two incised bands around collar. Covered overall with deep green glaze and orange spots. Fitted with (replacement?) lid of buff-colored clay and golden-brown to black-brown glaze.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jars
cookware
throwing (pottery technique)
glazing (coating)
incising
redware
turning (shaping process)
lead glaze
Redware
Incised
Thrown
Lead Glaze
JAR, FOOD-STORAGE

Inscription

Handwritten on paper label on bottom underside: New/Hampshire/pottery

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1992.723

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

9 1/2 x 7 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.723AB

Places

New Hampshire (United States)