Manufactured by Salem China Company (founded in 1898)
Object Place: Salem, Ohio
Overall: 12.7 x 9.5 x 7 cm (5 x 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)
“Free form” pattern, white ground speckled with brown, decorated with stick-figure drawings of people and animals in red and brown; bulbous shape with stretched out rim pulled into a high spout on one side and a counter-balance high side opposite, divided by a deep V; three rounded feet; two indented finger-holds sit beneath the deep v’s of the rim.
"Salem [in cursive, surrounded by a circle and above a teacup outline] / Pat. Pend."
Purchased by donor on eBay January/February/March 2007
Gift of Brett Angell
Reproduced with permission.