PIEDMONT, NORTH CAROLINA EARTHENWARE VASE, lead- and polychrome-glazed, ovoid form with low collared rim, unmarked. Possibly James Henry Owen (1866-1923), Moore Co. and Seagrove area. Circa 1920. 7 1/2" H, 4 1/2" D rim. Provenance: Property of an Albemarle Co., VA lady.
Purchased by an ancestor of the current owner around 1920 from the Village Store in Greenwich Village, NYC operated by Juliana Busbee, co-owner of the Jugtown Pottery.
Undamaged except for some very minor glaze flakes to inner rim.