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American Decorative Arts
Designer: Viktor Schreckengost, American, 1906–2008
Manufacturer: Limoges China Company, American, 1900–1949

“Jiffy Ware” Cup

1942

Glazed earthenware

H. 2 5/8 × Diam. 3 3/8 in. (6.7 × 8.6 cm)
John C. Waddell Collection, Gift of John C. Waddell, B.A. 1959
2012.124.11.3
Geography: 
Manufactured in Sebring, Ohio
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Purchased by John C. Waddell, New York, between 2001 and 2002

Bibliography: 

John Stuart Gordon et al., A Modern World: American Design from the Yale University Art Gallery, 1920–1950 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 334, no. 232.

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