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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
Year Range from 1927
Year Range to 1939
Material pottery
Makers mark On the bottom: "Muncie-2A"
(The 2 indicates the molder; the A indicates the finisher.)
Dimensions H-5.5 Dia-3.75 inches
Dimension Details Diameter is measured at the base
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
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