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Item ID# 2002.033.001
Object Name Jar, Cookie
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1960
Description A cookie jar in the shape of a pot belly stove. The body is brown in colour and has a red window at the front and a green/blue coloured lid. The lid is removable and has a round knob at the top. The cookie jar has a high gloss glaze throughout. There is a red and gold sticker on the bottom that reads " Royal Canadian Art Pottery Southampton, Ontario.".
Provenance The cookie jar originally belonged to the Tedford family of Arran Township in Bruce County. It was made in Southampton ca. 1950-1960 by Southampton Art Pottery. The cookie jar was pre-molded, painted, and glazed before it was fired.

Dimensions H-1.9 W-18 L-18 Dia-15.5 cm
Lexicon category 4: T&E For Materials
Search Terms / Places Arran Township
Pottery Industry