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Anna Pottery (1859-1910) / Wallace & Cornwall Kirkpatrick
pig flask, anatomically correct

Sale No: 3001, Lot No: 2

Anna Pottery (1859-1910) / Wallace & Cornwall Kirkpatrick
pig flask, anatomically correct
Anna, Illinois, circa 1880
Albany-slip-glazed stoneware
incised inscription: “St. Louis. the future Capital in / Rail Road & River Guid. / with a little good old Bourbon in”; further decorated with a railroad map of the Midwest featuring various landmarks: Miss. River, Chester, Grand Tower, Mounds, Anna, Carbondale, Duquoin, Tamaroa, Ashley, Centralia, Odin, Effingham, Matoon, Tolono, Chicago “the great Corncrib of the world”, Cincinnati “the ancient Pork Opolis” and the Ohio River
7 7/8″w x 2 3/4″d x 3 1/4″h

Provenance:
Property from the Collection of Governor Jim Thompson, Chicago, Illinois

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