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Miniature Flower Pot and Saucer

Artist/Maker:
Shaffner, Henry
Place Made:
Salem North Carolina United States of America
Date Made:
1833-65
Medium:
earthenware
Dimensions:
Pot and Saucer together: HOA 2-5/16″
Pot DIA 2-9/16″
Saucer DIA 3″
Accession Number:
P-548.1
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Miniature green glazed redware flower pot. Two separate pieces: pot and saucer. The pot is cylindrical in shape with flared rim and incised line decoration near the top. The exterior of the pot is glazed and small portion of interior of rim. The interior of the pot and the base are unglazed. The saucer has a beveled rim; brown center and green exterior. Base of saucer is unglazed.
Credit Line:
Wachovia Historical Society