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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Decorator attributed to: Théophile Frey, Swiss, 1826–1871, active United States, 1849–71
Manufacturer Attributed to: United States Pottery Company, 1849–1858

“Lotus Leaf” pattern pitcher

1852–58

Molded white graniteware with painted and gilded decoration

9 5/8 x 7 3/4 x 6 1/4 in. (24.448 x 19.685 x 15.875 cm)
Purchased in honor of David L. Barquist, Ph.D. 2001, with Gifts from Friends and Colleagues
2007.35.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
Made in Bennington, Vermont
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2006–June 30, 2007,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007): 202.

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