Brown and Yellow Ware Cup

IMG_6093.JPG
IMG_6098.JPG

Dublin Core

Title

Brown and Yellow Ware Cup

Subject

South, Stanley A.
Archaeology.
Wachovia (N.C.)--History.
Artifacts.
Pottery.
Moravians.
Christ, Rudolph, 1750-1833.

Description

This large, thin-walled redware cup was thrown on a potter’s wheel. To achieve the brown exterior and yellow interior, white slip was applied to the cup’s interior while a manganese oxide glaze was applied to the exterior. A number of incised and raised lines decorated the cup near the base and rim.

This pieces of this restored cup were recovered from feature B55, Rudolph Christ’s Waster Dump #2. It is marked B55-C10-26 on the base in black ink.

Dimensions: 6.375” tall, 4. 25” dia. rim, 4.75” dia. base.

Creator

Christ, Rudolph, 1750-1833

Date

1786-1789

Type

Physical Object

Format

JPEG

Identifier

2018.2.28

Source

OC2-Historic Bethabara Park Archaeology Collection Exhibit

Relation

Historic Bethabara Park Archaeology Collection
Stanley South Manuscript Collection Box – Folder 8-3

Rights

Rights held by Historic Bethabara Park, Inc. Use and reproduction restrictions apply. Contact Historic Bethabara Park Archives.

Rights Holder

Historic Bethabara Park, Inc.

Citation

Christ, Rudolph, 1750-1833, “Brown and Yellow Ware Cup,” Historic Bethabara Park Collections, accessed April 17, 2021, https://historicbethabarapark.omeka.net/items/show/50.