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Bean Pot with Lid

Item Information

Title:
Bean Pot with Lid
Description:
Squat globular shape. Short upturned collar; pouring lip. Fitted with replacement lid. Side strap handle (double reeded); rouletted band around shoulder. Covered overall with orange glaze and vertical dark brown markings. Lid darker orange/brown glaze; different texture.
Date:
1850–1899
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
glazing (coating)
redware
roulettes (engraving tools)
throwing (pottery technique)
lead glaze
crockpots
lids
cookware
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
reeding
Redware
Thrown
Rouletted
Reeding
Lead Glaze
Places:
Connecticut
MassachusettsEssex (county)Essex
Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.)
Extent:
6 in. x 6 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
Accession #:
1991.722AB
Identifier:
8509