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On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CULTURE American
MEDIUM Stoneware
DATES 1842–1843
DIMENSIONS 12 x 11 5/8 x 10 3/4 in. (30.5 x 29.5 x 27.3 cm) Diameter of base: 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Stamped below mouth on front: "T.G. BOONE & SONS, POTTERS / NAVY ST. BROOKLYN"
CREDIT LINE Gift of Arthur W. Clement
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Salt-glazed stoneware jar, yellow-brown color. Cylinder shape that bulges slightly around belly; wide mouth; two applied, opposing ear-shaped handles. Neck banded with incised lines; decorative motif of stylized flower design painted in blue on front. Interior glazed dark brown. CONDITION: Chipped on edges of lip, body, and base.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION American. Jar, 1842–1843. Stoneware, 12 x 11 5/8 x 10 3/4 in. (30.5 x 29.5 x 27.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Arthur W. Clement, 43.128.182. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 43.128.182.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 43.128.182.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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