Stamp

Object Number: 
1925.68
Date: 
1800-1838
Medium: 
Stoneware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. ( 10.2 x 3.8 x 3.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: on handle: "C C"
Description: 
Salt-glazed stoneware stamp with six-petaled flower, with "C C" inscribed on one side of the handle.
Gallery Label: 
Stamps were used by potters to decorate unfired pottery. Flowers are found on many examples of Crolius pottery.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. John E. Stillwell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group