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Ginger Jar

Item Information

Title:
Ginger Jar
Description:
Round bulbous form with small cylindrical neck surmounting sloping shoulder; slat bottom without foot; gray-blue glaze on muddy clay body; two faint underglaze blue bands around body.
Date:
1868–1899
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
underglazing
ginger jars
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Porcelain
Underglazed
Places:
MaineYork (county)York Harbor
Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.)
Extent:
5.5 in. (H) Diameter: 4.125 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
Accession #:
1977.848
Identifier:
4738