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Cup with Dogwood Blossoms

circa 1945

Ernest A. Hilton (American, 1878 - 1948)

In 1935 Ernest Hilton and his wife Maude moved from Catawba County to Guilford County, where they focused on making art pottery. The applied dogwood blossoms that ornament this cup and saucer became one of their trademarks.

Place object was created: Pleasant Gardens, NC


Measurements:    height: 2.5 inches    depth: 3.5 inches

Gift of the Mint Museum Auxiliary and Daisy Wade Bridges from the Collection of Walter and Dorothy Auman H1983.190.499

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