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Turtle bottle

  • 1800-1830
  • The exterior of this press-molded bottle is coated with white slip and a green lead glaze. For another turtle bottle from the same mold, see Johanna Brown, “A Recently Discovered Moravian Turtle Bottle,” in Ceramics in America, edited by Robert Hunter and Luke Beckerdite (Lebanon, N.H.: University Press of New England, 2010), p. 226, fig. 5.

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Description of Original
Lead-glazed earthenware, L. 8 1/2 in
Location of Original
Old Salem Museums & Gardens
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