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Crackle glaze in center with blue painted butterflies on the rim. The pattern is the "Butterfly" pattern.

Marks

Stamped in blue ink: "DEDHAM POTTERY" with a rabbit facing to the right Impressed in base: Rabbit facing front. Artist's mark: "O" painted in border.

Provenance

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb, 1967.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

American, 1904–29

Object Place

Dedham, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

2.54 x 21.59 x 21.59 cm (1 x 8 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

67.1058

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware