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"American Modern" pitcher

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Marks

Stamped into base (obscured by heavy glaze): "Russel / Wright (in script) / [obscured]"

Provenance

Early history unknown; by 2009, Gary and Laura Maurer Collectibles, Chicago, IL; 2009, purchased by the Museum.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated from Barbara L. and Theodore B. Alfond

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

designed 1937; made 1955–59

Object Place

Steubenville, Ohio

Dimensions

Overall: 26.7 x 19.7 x 17.1 cm (10 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4953

Medium or Technique

Whiteware with Glacier Blue glaze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware