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Stamped into clay in circle with abstracted flower motif in center: GRUEBY POTTERY BOSTON U.S.A Paper sticker with same logo as above: GRUEBY POTTERY BOSTON U.S.A (in circle) "32"- type stamped in clay Scratched into clay: conjoined "RE" Paper sticker: circular with snake biting tail around perimeter interior: swastika with letters at four points: left: "T" top: "&" right: "B" bottom: "Co."

Provenance

Anonymous gift in memory of John G. Pierce, 1965.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of John G. Pierce

American, about 1899–1909

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

33.02 x 21.59 x 21.59 cm (13 x 8 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

65.210

Medium or Technique

Glazed earthenware; Buff earthenware with applied decoration and matte glaze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware