Teapot with Lid Strap
Melvin L. Owens (American, 1917 - 2003)
Melvin Lee Owens learned to turn pottery from his father, James Henry Owen. When Melvin took over his father’s shop, he changed its name to M.L. Owens Pottery, adding an “s” to the family name. Five of Melvin’s children became potters.
Place object was created: Moore Co., NC
Measurements: height: 8.125 inches width: 8.375 inches depth: 6 inchesGift of the Mint Museum Auxiliary and Daisy Wade Bridges from the Collection of Walter and Dorothy Auman H1983.190.1241A-B
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