Jar

Object Number: 
1928.60
Date: 
1839-1841
Medium: 
Stoneware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. ( 22.2 x 14 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on front: "SELBY COLSON & SANDERSON/POKEEPSIE, NY"
Description: 
Albany slip-glazed stoneware jar with incised lines around rim and upper and impressed maker's mark.
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group