Covered Jar

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Object Name: 
Covered Jar
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 13.6 cm, Diam: 14.6 cm
Not on Display
about 1900
Credit Line: 
Anonymous Gift
Primary Description: 
Tan, green earthenware; slip-cast, glazed, fired. (a) Globular, ribbed, green-glazed tan earthenware form, in the shape of a large pumpkin or squash, with relief-modeled figure of a nude woman leaning on the side, her face turned to the left, one arm raised above her head, the other raised to shoulder height, her legs extending underneath the squash; large oval opening on top, to accommodate the cover; unglazed flat bottom, with impressed square seal with "FRC" monogram, and "32" impressed alongside; (b) domed, green-glazed tan earthenware form, in the shape of the top of a lobed pumpkin or squash, with S-shaped stem; recessed, rounded brim; two circular impressions underneath.
Anonymous Source