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Jar with handle

Object Number: 
INV.12629
Date: 
1800-1900
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/4 x 7 3/4 x 6 1/4 in. ( 18.4 x 19.7 x 15.9 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on side opposite handle: "J. S. HENNE/J. S. HENNE/J. S. HENNE/J. S. HENNE"
Description: 
Wheelthrown redware baluster-shaped jar with thick, rounded, flaring rim and one applied handle with lead glaze on interior only.
Gallery Label: 
A T. S. Henne and his descendants made redware starting about 1800 in Shartlesville, PA, and it is possible that J. S. Henne was a member of T. S. Henne's clan.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group