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Leech jar and cover

Object Number: 
Z.2135ab
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Whiteware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/2 x 7 1/4 x 6 in. ( 24.1 x 18.4 x 15.2 cm )
Marks: 
painted: in black on body of jar: "Leeches" etched: on bottom: "1/2 g" impressed: on bottom: "R[G?]"
Description: 
Cylindrical whiteware jar with cover; jar has flat circular side handles; cover has pierced holes and flat circular handle/finial; "Leeches" painted on body of jar.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group