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Staffordshire Urn

Staffordshire Creamware Urn - left handle of top off - graceful reticulated top.

ACC 1986.3

OBJ 1986.3.1

9 1/2” tall - diameter of bowl 8 1/2” diameter stand 5”

Estimated date: ca. 1760

What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…