17thc Slpware Pipkin Cooking Jug . Dutch. C1656-57.

17thc Slpware Pipkin Cooking Jug . Dutch. C1656-57.

Code: MS sold

Dimensions:W: 4.5" (11.4 cm)H: 5" (12.7 cm)D: 4.5" (11.4 cm)

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A rare and desirable survival from the 17thc, this early cooking vessel known as a "Pipkin" was used on the down-hearth next to the fire. It is made from red clay and is decorated in slip with the date 1657. 

Dutch. C1657.