Pitcher: Joseph Ball
Overall: 5 3/4 x 6 3/4 x 5 in. ( 14.6 x 17.1 x 12.7 cm )
Molded creamware pitcher, buff-colored with silver luster band around neck and spout, and on the thumb rest off strap handle; black transfer printed image on both sides of body depicts a crown above farm implements with an inscription above and below; there is a purple inscription below the spout.
Gift of Miss Jean Morron and Mr. and Mrs. L.R. Burch in memory of John R. Morron and Belle G. Morron
printed: in black transfer printed images: "INDUSTRY LEADS MAN TO FAME AND LOVE/ AND PIETY SHALL CROWN HIS WORKS ABOVE"
painted: in purple beneath spout: "Joseph Bale/1814/God speed the ploug [sic]"
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