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Spice or Tobacco Jar

Artist/Maker:
Unknown
Place Made:
Salem, North Carolina (poss.)
Date Made:
1800-1830
Medium:
earthenware/redware
Dimensions:
HOA 2 7/8; DIA 1 13/16 base; DIA 1 1/2 mouth
Accession Number:
4607.2
Description:
DESCRIOTION: Small glazed redware spice/tobacco jar. Brown glazed exterior and interior. The body is bulbous in shape with fifteen incised rings. Small chipped area around the mouth; several chips located on the bottom. A small amount of glaze has chipped away on the interior. The interior has a white and green tinted color.
Credit Line:
Purchase-Old Salem Collection