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Object Name Crock
Description Large ceramic crock with lid. Barrel shaped crock with base narrower than the sides. Glaze is a mottled dark green with a dark blue intermittently over the top. Small inner rim for the lid with round central finial. Inside glazed in clear. Stamp inside on base "Made by Timaru Potteries" in oval pattern

THe lid is also glazed in the mottled dark green with the dark blue over the top. Round knob in the centre has decorative circle just in from the edge. There are also two lines just in from the rim of the slightly spherical / rounded lid. There are also two vent holes - one each side of the knob. There are two chips on the rim but a small fragment inside the crock matches one of these.
Year Range from 1939
Year Range to 1959
Catalogue Number 2005/126.01
Dimensions H-28 Dia-25 cm
Collection Jeff Elston Collection
Search Terms Timaru Potteries