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Die

Object Number: 
1925.53
Date: 
1800-1838
Medium: 
Lead
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 3/8 x 1/2 in. ( 1.9 x 1 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular lead die with engraved image of a stoneware two-handled jar.
Gallery Label: 
This die is part of a group that were in the possession of the Crolius pottery. Two of the dies - the potter at his wheel and the smoking kiln - were used in decorating the silk ribbon of the Potter's Society (see INV.4357).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. John E. Stillwell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group