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Crackle glaze in center with raised decoration and blue painted ducks on the rim. The pattern is the "Two Ear Rabbit" pattern.

Marks

Four-leaf clover with CPUS, one letter per leaf. and XX M (or E)

Provenance

Gift, 1913, of JT Coolidge, a director of the pottery when first formed under the name of Chelsea Pottery U.S. and was also associated with the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Credit Line

Gift of John Templeman Coolidge, Jr.

American, 1891–94

Object Place

Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

3.17 x 22.22 x 22.22 cm (1 1/4 x 8 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.1390

Medium or Technique

Stoneware (high-fired) with crackle glaze and cobalt blue

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware