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3-Gallon Crock

Item Information

Title:
3-Gallon Crock
Description:
Salt-glazed stoneware 3-gallon crock, of cylindrical shape with tapering side and a heavy rim; two ear handles, incised lines below the rim, a grey body with the maker's stamp "F. Woodworth/Burlington, VT/3". Dipped in cobalt blue with painted floral-like decoration in blue glaze below the stamp; hole on the bottom.
Maker:
Woodworth, F.
Date:
1872–1895
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
lead glaze
machine-made
painting (coating)
glazing (coating)
salt glaze
stamping (forming)
stoneware (pottery)
crocks
cookware
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Stoneware
Lead Glaze
Stamped
Painted
Salt-Glazed
Machine Made
Places:
Vermont
MassachusettsEssex (county)Essex
Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.)
Extent:
11 in. (H) Diameter: 12.25 in.
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 #:
1991.1387
Identifier:
2915