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Object Name Bowl, Decorative
Catalog Number 99.85.124
Description Two-handled Muncie Pottery "Fat Albert" bowl with a green over lilac glaze. The squat rather angular bowl is circular. It has sides which widen dramatically from a very narrow band at the top. Near the bottom, the sides of bowl narrow abruptly leading to a very narrow circular base. Two small handles are attached to opposite sides of the top band, extend outward for a very short distance then turn downward at a 90ยบ angle, attaching to the upper body of the bowl.

Overglaze application: dripped
Shape number: 182
Size: 8 inch
Glaze: green over lilac
Finish: matte
Material pottery
Dimensions H-5.5 Dia-3.75 inches
Search Terms Delaware County
Muncie
Muncie Clay Products
Muncie Pottery
Subjects Pottery
Pottery industry
Businesses
Industry
Manufacturing
Products
Bowls (Tableware)
Classification Business & Commerce
Industries
Manufacturing
Domestic Life/Household Goods
Dimension Details Diameter is measured at the base
Imagefile 032\9985124-2.JPG
Year Range from 1927
Year Range to 1939
Notes The "Muncie" imprint was first used in 1927.
Makers mark On the bottom: "Muncie-2A"
(The 2 indicates the molder; the A indicates the finisher.)
Made Muncie Clay Products