Water server with lid
Retailed by Montgomery Ward & Co.
Object Place: East Liverpool, Ohio
23.2 x 11.5 x 20 cm (9 1/8 x 4 1/2 x 7 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Stoneware with "Delphinum" blue glaze
Not On View
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.
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"
Early history unknown; purchased by donors on eBay, 2002, from a dealer in Nashville, Tennessee.
Gift of Barbara McLean Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward
Reproduced with permission.