On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
15 1/8 x 10 x 10 in. (38.4 x 25.4 x 25.4 cm)
Diameter of base: 5 in. (12.7 cm) (show scale)
Stamped on shoulder: "BOSTON / [blue circle]"
Gift of Allison C. Paulsen in memory of Arthur W. Clement
Pyriform shape, stoneware jug with handle. Narrow mouth, sloping neck, two impressed bands define shoulder, body tapers to narrow base. Top of handle attached at neck. Blue underglaze decoration of ship and blue line around ends of handle. Shoulder defined by two impressed hands.
CONDITION - Mouth broken, bottom chipped.
Attributed to Jonathan Fenton. Jug, 1793-1796. Stoneware, 15 1/8 x 10 x 10 in. (38.4 x 25.4 x 25.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Allison C. Paulsen in memory of Arthur W. Clement, 78.242.33. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 78.242.33_bw.jpg)
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