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Bowl

Item Information

Title:
Bowl
Description:
Redware bowl, small and thinly potted, with steeply tapered sides, ending in a raised foot. It has a tooled line below the top rim and is covered overall with a deep orange glaze, with some pooling of glaze to the inside center. It was probably used for a drinking vessel.
Date:
1700–1799
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
redware
throwing (pottery technique)
bowls (vessels)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Redware
Thrown
Lead Glazed
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Essex
Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.)
Extent:
2 1/2 in. x 4 1/4 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
Accession #:
1992.737
Identifier:
11592