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Milk Crock


Jacob D. Craven (American, 1824 - 1895)

Jacob Dorris Craven and his brother John Anderson were part of the fifth generation of Craven potters. Jacob Dorris was one of the most prolific potters in North Carolina, producing as much as 6,000 gallons of jugs, crocks, and pitchers a year.

Place object was created: Moore Co., NC

stoneware, salt glaze

Measurements:    height: 6 inches    depth: 8.25 inches

Gift of the Mint Museum Auxiliary and Daisy Wade Bridges from the Collection of Walter and Dorothy Auman H1983.190.61

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