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American Decorative Arts
Maker, attributed to: Guadalupe Pottery, American, 1857–1869

Two Gallon Jar

1857–69

Stoneware with alkaline glaze

10 3/4 × 8 in. (27.31 × 20.32 cm) mouth: 6 5/8 in. (16.83 cm)
Gift of Hiram Butler and Andrew Spindler, M.A. 1992, in honor of William J. Hill
2015.94.1
Geography: 
Made in Capote, Guadalupe County, Texas
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Jon St. Clair, Austin, Texas; sold to Hiram Butler, Houston, Texas; given to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, 2013

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.