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Green bodied pitcher with bulbous body and flat rim with pointed spout and angular handle; decorated with round medallion with a house, and trees in blues, greens and browns.

Inscription

Painted on neck of pitcher: "K" Inscribed on base: "JEAN & ED, FEBRUARY 1932"

Signed

Signed with round ink stamp of "Paul Revere's Ride" logo and artist initials, "LS" (in a vertical box) and a petal flower with dot in the middle.

Provenance

Jean Kaye, mother of the donor and niece of Lili Shapiro (the decorator) (original name before "Americanized: Jeannette Kuposky); to donor.

Credit Line

Gift of Marcia Silver Nalebuff

February 1932

Object Place

Brighton, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Height x width: 7 x 7 in. (17.8 x 17.8 cm)

Accession Number

2006.2026

Medium or Technique

Earthenware and glaze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware