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Jar

Place Made:
Sullivan County or Washington County, Virginia Tennessee United States of America
Date Made:
1820-1860
Medium:
earthenware, lead glaze
Dimensions:
HOA: 10 1/2″
DIA: 7″
Accession Number:
5640.2
Description:
Lead-glazed earthenware lidded crock; lid incised with three lines and “35” with circular knob in the center; lid sits in deep rim of the jar; directly below upper rim are two handles attached to the body of the jar; along the exterior of the jar are two sets of three insisted lines with a sine wave between; in the center of the body is a deeply incised line along with two sets of two lines above and below that are very shallow and faint; along the bottom is a very small beaded foot.

Credit Line:
MESDA Purchase Fund