Miniature butter crock and lid - ROM2011_12393_45

ROM2011_12393_45

Miniature butter crock and lid

Maker: Owen Sound Pottery Company (Brownscombe and Horning, 1895-1907)
Medium:Buff earthenware with clear lead glaze; lid has brown slip spatter and manganese flecks
Geography: Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada
Date: 1895-1907
Dimensions:
6.4.0 (height) x 6.0 (diameter) cm
Object number: 978.207.11.A
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Laberta Fralic (Nee Brownscombe)
Not on view
DescriptionThis miniature butter crock was made by Samuel Brownscombe and John Horning's Owen Sound Pottery Company. Miniatures such as this were either produced for children's toys, or for sales representatives to show potential customers.
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