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Pitcher, 1853-1858
United States Pottery Company

Bennington, Vermont
Parian, porcelain, H: 8 in, D: 5 1/4 in, W: 7 in
Gift of Kenneth E. Jacobs, Nancy Jacobs Martin and William D. Jacobs, in memory of Grace and Robert Jacobs, 2003  2003.38.21
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Inscriptions:
"79-646" on bottom in pencil, collectors' accession number.

Marks:
Ribbon mark, with "U.S.P." in upper section, "No. 12" in the right section (the pattern number); and "9" in the lower section, for the size range; "37" impressed in edge of base

Provenance: Purchased by Jacobs at Phillips Auction, NYC, 5/ 24/79, in lot 81, which was two of these pitchers; they paid $75 for the two and gave one away.
Keywords: tulip, sunflower