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Marks

Printed paper label affixed to base: "NEWCOMB / POTTERY / DESIGNS ARE NOT / DUPLICATED / Subject: _______ (hand written in ink: LIVE OAKS / No__________ (hand written in ink: V47) Price _______ / NEW ORLEANS Incised into base: "V47" "N" within a "C" F AA

Provenance

Collecton of Lura Woodside Watkins; to MFA, 1987, gift of C. Malcolm and Joan P. Watkins.

Credit Line

Gift of C. Malcolm and Joan P. Watkins in memory of Lura Woodside Watkins

American, 1933–40

Object Place

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Dimensions

11.43 x 13.33 x 13.33 cm (4 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1987.677

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware