Water server with lid

about 1940–45
Retailed by Montgomery Ward & Co.


Object Place: East Liverpool, Ohio

Catalogue Raisonné

deco

Dimensions

23.2 x 11.5 x 20 cm (9 1/8 x 4 1/2 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2002.676a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with "Delphinum" blue glaze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Stoneware

Refrigerator water server or pitcher in delphinium blue, standing on oval foot with curved body arching toward spout opposite loop handle, with separate V-shape lid.

Markings

Transfer print on bottom, faint in some areas: " MADE EXCLUSIVELY FOR / Montgomery Ward & Co. / BY / The Hall China Co. / MADE IN U.S.A. / 5118"

Provenance

Early history unknown; purchased by donors on eBay, 2002, from a dealer in Nashville, Tennessee.

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara McLean Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.