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Mississippi

I live in Mississippi and have been collecting odds and ends for many years. Occasionally, I come across an extraordinary piece that brings joy to my heart. Such is I live in Mississippi and have been collecting odds and ends for many years. Occasionally, I come across an extraordinary piece that brings joy to my heart. Such is the case with this beautiful piece of art pottery that bears the markings of Shearwater Pottery on the bottom. This small pitcher comes with a letter of authenticity signed by M. Anderson Ashley - the artist's daughter - who runs Shearwater Pottery in Ocean Springs, Mississippi. When I presented the pitcher for her inspection, she immediately knew it was thrown by her father, and founder of Shearwater Pottery in the 1930's. She issued a letter of authenticity for the piece of art. (Read more)

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Peter Anderson pitcher, c. 1930, Shearwater Pottery, Ocean Springs, MS - Art Potteryin Art Pottery