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Anna Pottery (1859-1910) / Wallace & Cornwall Kirkpatrick
pig flask, anatomically correct and holding an ear of corn in its mouth

Sale No: 3001, Lot No: 1

Anna Pottery (1859-1910) / Wallace & Cornwall Kirkpatrick
pig flask, anatomically correct and holding an ear of corn in its mouth
Anna, Illinois, circa 1880
Albany-slip-glazed stoneware
incised inscription: “From E.P. Munroe / Fireman Engine No 72 / to / Mr. Murray Tinner / with a little good old Rye in”; further decorated with a railroad map of the Midwest featuring various landmarks: Missippi [sic] River, grand Tower, Sandoval, Odin, Centralia, Carbondale, Anna, Cairo, Mounds, Ohio River, Cincinnati and Chicago
7 5/8″w x 2 7/8″d x 3 5/8″h

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

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