- Ginger jar
White clay body w/ modified celadon glaze. Slightly swelled cylindrical jar form, rounding shoulders and terminating at short cylindrical neck w/ simple round mouth. Flat recessed bottom. Underglaze blue "willow" pattern, broadly painted w/ boats on water and horse and tree scenic motif. Neck area w/ brown matte glaze. Electrified w/ a glass cylinder fitted to electrical cord which feeds into mouth of jar. No damage to ceramic body from adaptation of jar to lamp. White satin shade.
- Historic New England
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Digitized Museum Collections
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.)
- 7.125 in. x 6.125 in. (H x W); 13.75 in. (H)
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Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
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