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Mug fragment

  • 1774-1786
  • Attributed to the Salem pottery. This fragment was excavated from lot 49, which was just south of the pottery in Salem, North Carolina. The concentric lines on the body may be turning marks from a potter’s lathe. The lead glaze is overfired.

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Attributed name
Salem pottery
Date
1774-1786
Description of Original
Lead-glazed earthenware, H. 2 5/8 in
Location of Original
Old Salem Museums & Gardens
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