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Egg Vase

circa 1960-1965

Benjamin W. Owen (American, 1904 - 1983)

Ben Owen, cousin to Melvin Lee Owens and grandfather to Ben Owen III, left Jugtown in 1959 to open his own shop, Old Plank Road Pottery, near Seagrove. This egg vase was a specialty of his, and he made it in a number of sizes and glazes.

Place object was created: Seagrove, NC


Measurements:    height: 8.312 inches    depth: 5.75 inches

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ira Julian 1969.9.70

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