Overall: 12 x 7 in. ( 30.5 x 17.8 cm )
impressed: on front: "PRUDEN & OLCOTT, / 185 DUANE - ST - N.Y."
Salt-glazed stoneware jug with impressed maker's mark.
John Mills Pruden, a stoneware manufacturer in Elizabeth, New Jersey, formed a brief partnership with New York City merchant Augustus Olcott in order to take advantage of a much larger market for stoneware.
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
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