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What is this?

Tall tear-shaped pitcher with tapered mouth rising to spout; angled D-form handle; green glaze.

This is a pitcher from United States. It is dated 1937 and we acquired it in 1991. Gift of Paul F. Walter. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

glazed earthenware

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 26 x 19 x 16 cm (10 1/4 x 7 1/2 x 6 5/16 in.)

Steubenville Pottery Company was the manufacturer and Paul F. Walter was the donor and Russel Wright was the designer of this object.

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18636375/ |title=Pitcher, "American Modern", 1937 |author=Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum |accessdate=25 April 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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