Stoneware storage jar

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Created by
Dave the Potter, American, circa 1800 - circa 1870
Medium
ceramic and glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 17 x 15 1/2 in. (43.2 x 39.4 cm)
Type
jars
Place made
Edgefield County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date
1852
Description
Edgefield stoneware storage jar, ovoid form with tooled rim and two small handles on the upper portion of body near rim. Signed and dated by artist vertically at upper body.
Topic
African American
Craftsmanship
Slavery
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.69
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Exhibition
Slavery and Freedom
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture