Basin (Bowl)

  • Category:

    Ceramics

  • Creator (Role):

    Jacob Eberly and Co. (Probable maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Mid-Atlantic or South, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1886-1903

  • Materials:

    Earthenware (slipware, redware); Lead glaze

  • Techniques:

    Thrown, Molded, Extruded, Slip decorated, Rolled

  • Museum Object Number:

    1964.1764


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1964.1764

Object Name

Basin (Bowl)

Category

Ceramics

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

Jacob Eberly and Co. (Probable maker)

Place of Origin

Mid-Atlantic or South, United States, North America

Date

1886-1903

Materials

Earthenware (slipware, redware); Lead glaze

Techniques

Thrown, Molded, Extruded, Slip decorated, Rolled

Dimensions (inches)

6.7 (H) , 13.9 (L) , 13 (Diam)

Dimensions (centimeters)

17.018 (H) , 35.306 (L) , 33.02 (Diam)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Comstock, H. E. 1994 The Pottery of the Shenandoah Valley Region.
Discussion and illustration of two similar washbowl and pitcher sets atributed to J. Eberly & Co. 1886-1903. pp.279-280, figs. 5.218 and 5.219.
[Catalogue] Pook & Pook Inc., Downingtown PA (sales cat.).
Very similar pitcher and bowl: May 12-13, 2006, lot 656, Shenendoah Valley, 19th century
[Catalogue] Crocker Farm, Inc. Crocker Farm Auction Catalogue.
The catalogue for the July 16, 2011 sale includes a very similar washbasin on p. 44, cat. no. 271.