Bowing left with paw resting on ball

Lion, c. 1849-1858

Glazed earthenwareexpand_more

The William Hood Dunwoody Fundexpand_more  23.8.104

Lyman Fenton & Co., otherwise known as the United States Pottery Company, was nationally known for utlitarian and sculptural wares, some inpired by English ceramics. The company was famous for its yellow ware decorated with the color-flecked flint enamel glazes seen on the object here.

Artist Life
Bennington, Vermont, 1849-1858
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Bowing left with paw resting on ball