Jar

Jar
Title
Jar
Date 
1839-1841
Medium 
Stoneware
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. ( 22.2 x 14 cm )
Description 
Albany slip-glazed stoneware jar with incised lines around rim and upper and impressed maker's mark.
Credit Line 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number 
1928.60
Marks 
impressed: on front: "SELBY COLSON & SANDERSON/POKEEPSIE, NY"
Gallery Label 
Albany slip, a less expensive coating than salt glaze, was used as an exterior finish as well. The color of Albany slip varied slightly from one clay deposit to another.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group