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Object Name Pitcher
Catalog Number 99.85.47
Description An angular spout is formed at one end of the short neck of this green over pumpkin Muncie Pottery pitcher. From the neck, the body of the pitcher curves out then narrows toward the bottom. The handle extends straight out from the neck and then down at about a 45 degree angle until it attaches to the widest part of the body. This piece is hand-turned and uncommon.

Overglaze application: dripped
Shape number: 417
Size: 6 inch
Glaze: green over pumpkin
Finish: matte
Material pottery
Dimensions H-6 Dia-3.5 inches
Search Terms Delaware County
Muncie
Muncie Clay Products
Muncie Pottery
Subjects Pitchers
Pottery
Pottery industry
Businesses
Industry
Manufacturing
Products
Classification Business & Commerce
Industries
Manufacturing
Domestic Life/Household Goods
Dimension Details Diameter is measured at the base
Imagefile 033\998547.JPG
Year Range from 1925
Year Range to 1927
Notes Muncie Pottery first used marks in 1925; the "Muncie" imprint was first used in 1927.
Makers mark On the bottom: "A"
(The "A" indicates a hand-turned piece where the finisher did both the turning and the finishing.)
Made Muncie Clay Products