Stoneware jug

Description
Made by William Lundy in Troy, New York, the unusual decoration on this jug features two American flags and an anchor. An Irish immigrant, Lundy worked at a number of Troy potteries in the 1820s.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
jug
date made
about 1826
maker
Lundy, William
Church, Jr., Nathan
Physical Description
ceramic, stoneware, coarse (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 35.3 cm x 14.3 cm; 13 29/32 in x 5 5/8 in
place made
United States: New York, Troy
ID Number
1977.0803.139
accession number
1977.0803
catalog number
1977.0803.139
subject
Food
Industry & Manufacturing
Domestic Furnishings
New York Stoneware
See more items in
Home and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
New York Stoneware
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
John Paul Remensnyder

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