Stoneware jug

Stoneware jug

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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
place made
United States: New York, Troy
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
ID Number
1977.0803.139
accession number
1977.0803
catalog number
1977.0803.139
Credit Line
John Paul Remensnyder
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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