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circa 1945

Walter B. Stephen (American, 1876 - 1961)

Walter Benjamin Stephen founded Pisgah Forest Pottery in Arden, North Carolina, in 1926 and ran it until his death in 1961. Stephen developed a series of very successful crystalline glazes, as evidenced by this vase.

Place object was created: Arden, NC

stoneware, crystalline glaze

Measurements:    height: 13.25 inches    width: 7.25 inches

Gift of Daisy Wade Bridges 2010.20.18

Currently on view at Mint Museum RANDOLPH