Overall: 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. ( 22.2 x 14 cm )
impressed: on front: "SELBY COLSON & SANDERSON/POKEEPSIE, NY"
Albany slip-glazed stoneware jar with incised lines around rim and upper and impressed maker's mark.
Albany slip, a less expensive coating than salt glaze, was used as an exterior finish as well. The color of Albany slip varied slightly from one clay deposit to another.
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
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