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American Decorative Arts
Maker: William Meyer, American, born Germany, active 1850–90

Four Gallon Churn

1880–1890

Stoneware with "Leon slip" glaze and wood

14 1/2 × 8 1/2 in. (36.83 × 21.59 cm)
Gift of William J. Hill
2012.91.6a-c
Geography: 
Made in Bexar County, Texas
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Jon St. Clair, Austin, Texas sold 2008 to William Hill, Houston, Texas, Gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, in 2012

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