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Mold, jelly

Artist/Maker:
Christ, Rudolph ||Holland or Schaffner
Place Made:
Salem North Carolina United States of America
Date Made:
1800-1850
Medium:
lead-glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
DIA 4; DOA 1 1/4
Accession Number:
2301.3 a
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Earthenware mold; could have been used for tarts, jelly, or cakes. The Old Salem collections also includes the plaster mold from which this piece was made.
History:
LABEL NOTES: Made by Salem potters. The mold from which they were made is in the OS Collection.
These jelly or pudding molds belonged to the Wilson family, whose home was where the Security Life Building now stands.