• Creator
  • Unknown
  • Created Date
  • 06/03/03
  • Description
  • Basic circular shape spittoon, with 12 ribs, pinched waist around outside, top sloped downward and into round opening 6.5 cm in diameter. Finish is Bennington-style, brown, gold, and cream speckled. Drain opening near top rim, some crazing, chips of finish out of rim. Diam. 14 1/4" x H 6 5/8". Typical of earthenware ceramics available to Abraham Lincoln in midwestern Illinois. American Communities in History; Antebellum Society and the Civil W... more
    Basic circular shape spittoon, with 12 ribs, pinched waist around outside, top sloped downward and into round opening 6.5 cm in diameter. Finish is Bennington-style, brown, gold, and cream speckled. Drain opening near top rim, some crazing, chips of finish out of rim. Diam. 14 1/4" x H 6 5/8". Typical of earthenware ceramics available to Abraham Lincoln in midwestern Illinois. American Communities in History; Antebellum Society and the Civil War; How we learn about communities; As the World Spins. 16 History. less
  • Format
  • 1205.jpg