Object ID 002189
Object Name Lambrecht Creamery butter crock
Object Desc Stoneware crock for Lambrecht Butter. 2 pound size. Off-white with blue text on front.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002103
General Category History
Category Food Containers
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 4, Shelf 4
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords Lambrecht Creamery,butter,crocks,stoneware,dairy,
Title Lambrecht Creamery butter crock
Description Stoneware crock. Off-white with blue text on front. Text on front "Lambrecht / Butter / 'Famous for its Flavor' / Milwaukee Chicago". Sides and interior are glazed. Bottom is not. Large lip around top. On bottom side has embossed text "C 2" indicating 2 lb. size.
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Place of Origin
Maker Lambrecht Creamery
Date MAY 15,2014
Notes On front at lower edge there is a chip in the stoneware with loss. To right of front text there are paper accretions, looks like sticker. Exterior and interior of crock have brown stains from liquid. Top lip is dirty and stained. No glaze on lip, either wore off or was not glazed originally. On interior at bottom stoneware has radiating cracks, two clusters of cracks. Bottom of crock is dirty and discolored. Wear on edges. A clear coating covers the bottom, unsure if original or added subsequently. Black staining in creaves of stoneware on bottom.