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Jar

Jar
Jar
Title
Jar
Date 
1876-1889
Medium 
Salt glazed stoneware
Dimensions 
11 1/8 x 8 1/4 in. diameter
Description 
Salt-glazed stoneware jar with shallow handles at the shoulder and a metallic red-brown glazed interior. The front is decorated with a stylized floral cobalt blue slip design below words "2/ F. Laufersweiler/ Empire City Pottery/ 517 & 519 w. 27 St. NY", impressed into the stoneware and highlighted with cobalt blue. The top narrows at the neck and has a lip that may have supported a domed lid.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.3193
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group