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Visual display of the Chicken caster

Chicken caster

  • 1810-1830
  • Attributed to the Salem pottery. For the mold used to produce this object, see John Bivins, Jr., The Moravian Potters in North Carolina (University of North Carolina Press for Old Salem, Inc., 1972), p. 195, fig. 190. For an identical caster, see Johanna Brown, “Tradition and Adaptation in Moravian Press-Molded Earthenware,” in Ceramics in America, edited by Robert Hunter and Luke Beckerdite (Lebanon, N.H.: University Press of New England for the Chipstone Foundation, 2009), p. 124, fig.38.

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Attributed name
Salem pottery
Date
1810-1830
Description of Original
Lead-glazed earthenware, H. 4 in
Location of Original
Old Salem Museums & Gardens
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