Jug

1812–27
Attributed to Frederick Carpenter (American, 1771–1827), For Edmands Pottery (founded in 1812)


Object Place: Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

41.27 x 27.94 x 30.48 cm (16 1/4 x 11 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

1986.377

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

On View

Lurie-Marks Gallery (Gallery 138)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Stoneware

Markings

Inclsed "CHARLESTOWN" above three hearts on neck.

Provenance

early history unknown; purchased by MFA in 1986 from Landry Antiques, 164 Main Street, Essex Massachusetts 01929.

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Fund