Restored Bellarmine Stoneware Jug, Bristol, 1610

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Bellarmine or "Bearded-man" jug made in Frechen, Germany in 1610 was excavated at Colonial Pemaquid State Historic site in Bristol. This artifact was featured in the 2010 book "Salt Glazed Stoneware in Early America" by Colonial Williamsburg.

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  • Title: Restored Bellarmine Stoneware Jug, Bristol, 1610
  • Creation Date: 1610
  • Subject Date: 1610
  • Location: Bristol, Lincoln County, ME
  • Media: Redware
  • Local Code: Bellarmine
  • Collection: Colonial Pemaquid Artifact Collection
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Maine Bureau of Parks and Lands
22 State House Station, 18 Elkins Lane, Augusta, ME 04333-0022
(207) 287-3200

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