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circa 1840

Nicholas Fox (American, 1797 - 1858)

Nicholas Fox made salt-glazed stoneware vessels, and he has been described as one of the finest nineteenth-century potters working in that tradition. Fox's son, Himer J. Fox was also a potter.

Place object was created: Chatham Co., NC

stoneware, salt glaze

Measurements:    height: 9.5 inches    width: 6.5 inches

Gift of the Mint Museum Auxiliary and Daisy Wade Bridges from the Collection of Walter and Dorothy Auman H1983.190.160

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