Object Place: East Liverpool, Ohio
H. 1 1/4 in.; Diameter base: 7 1/4 in.; Diameter rim: 11 1/2 in.
Medium or Technique
White stoneware, covered with a vitreous gray glaze
Not On View
Circular, shallow, and unadorned molded plate.
Molded mark on base reads "STERLING CHINA / BY" in sans serif letters, and"Russel / Wright" below in script.
The donor's grandfather, Glayde Coleman, worked at the Sterling China factory, and probably acquired the pitcher and plate while employed by the company; to his son, Andrew J. Coleman, and his wife, Dorothy Smith Coleman, m. about 1936; to Elizabeth Anne Coleman; to MFA 2002, gift of Elizabeth Anne Coleman.
Gift of Elizabeth Ann Coleman
Reproduced with permission.