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Tobacco jar

Object Number: 
1951.211a-c
Date: 
1800-1900
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 5 3/4 x 3 7/8 in. ( 12.1 x 14.6 x 9.8 cm )
Description: 
Molded lead glazed earthenware (creamware) covered oval tobacco jar with four oval medallions with swags and two shields and wreaths; relief molded lid with rope finial; pierced insert with rope handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Jean Morron and Mr. and Mrs. L. R. Burch in memory of John R. Morron and Belle G. Morron
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group