Jug

Jug
Title
Jug
Date 
1865-1871
Medium 
Stoneware
Dimensions 
Overall: 12 x 7 in. ( 30.5 x 17.8 cm )
Description 
Salt-glazed stoneware jug with impressed maker's mark.
Credit Line 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number 
1928.63
Marks 
impressed: on front: "PRUDEN & OLCOTT,/185 DUANE - ST - N.Y."
Gallery Label 
John Mills Pruden, a stoneware manufacturer in Elizabeth, New Jersey, formed a brief partnership with New York City merchant Augustus Olcott in order to take advantage of a much larger market for stoneware.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group