Ceramic Pitcher from CSS Alabama – Before and After Treatment
Ceramic pitcher with cross-hatch and wheat design before treatment (left) and after treatment (right).
The images shows the one of the three tan earthenware pitchers with a wheat and cross-hatched design in relief were retrieved during excavations of CSS Alabama. The image on the left is before treatment and the image on the right after conservation treatment. The marker’s marks that indicate where these pitchers were produced are illegible.