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Jug

Object Number: 
1937.906
Date: 
1791-1814
Medium: 
Stoneware, cobalt oxide
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 8 1/2 in. ( 27.9 x 21.6 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on front: "P. TAULMAN"
Description: 
Salt-glazed stoneware jug with impressed maker's mark and decorated with two stamped and painted ten-petaled flowers and one stamped sixteen-petaled flower.
Gallery Label: 
This jug was probably presented to the merchant Peter Taulman, who worked in New York City between 1791 and 1814. The stamped flower decoration on this jug was used at the Crolius pottery.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Provenance: 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group