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Two-Gallon Pitcher

circa 1925

Davis Brown (American, 1895 - 1967)

Davis Pennington Brown (1895-1967) and his brother, Evan Javan Brown (1897-1980) moved to North Carolina in 1923 and established a pottery in Arden. They initially produced utilitarian wares but gradually changed over to art pottery. Evan’s son, also named Evan, was a potter too.

Place object was created: Buncombe Co., NC

stoneware, ash glaze

Measurements:    height: 12 inches    width: 8.875 inches    depth: 7.875 inches

Gift of the Mint Museum Auxiliary and Daisy Wade Bridges from the Collection of Walter and Dorothy Auman H1983.190.467

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