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Small-mouthed, baluster- shaped, red earthenware jar with a domed lid, outward-flaring mouth, lug handles on opposite sides, and a flat foot. There are two incised lines around the mouth and one around the shoulder. The exterior of the jar and lid are glazed and decorated with splotches of black manganese oxide; the interior is unglazed. The lid has a small rounded knop at center.


Date

1800-1900


Geography


Material/Technique

Earthenware (redware)


Dimensions

Overall (H x W x D): 10 1/2 in. x 7 1/4 in. x 5 in. (26.67 cm x 18.42 cm x 12.7 cm)


Credit

Gift of Amy Townsend, Vice Regent for New York, 1900


Object Number

00-44


Colors


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