Cup: McGuire - 1840...brown
Overall: 3 1/8 x 3 1/2 in. ( 7.9 x 8.9 cm )
Wheel-thrown redware rounded cylindrical vessel with reinforced rim and flat base with dark reddish brown matte glaze (possibly "Albany slip" variant).
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
collector's label: inside rim: "MADE BY / McGUIRE - 1840 / CRAIG'S MILLS, / WASHINGTON CO., / VIRGINIA"
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.