Jar

Object Number: 
1954.22a
Date: 
1650-1750
Medium: 
Tin-glazed earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 3 1/8 in. ( 11.4 x 7.9 cm )
Description: 
Wheelthrown white earthenware cylindrical jar with concave sides, rounded base and shoulder, with handpainted underglaze blue decoration of a shield with lion set in scrolling framework with crown, tin-glazed.
Gallery Label: 
Part of a set of 3 jars, 1954.22a-c
Bibliography: 
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 300-1
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Fenwick Beekman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group