ANTIQUE *EVANS* ART POTTERY DEXTER, MISSOURI - FOLK ART-WREN BIRD HOUSE CLAY ART

THIS IS A RARE 1800's WREN BIRD HOUSE PRODUCED IN THE EARLY DAYS OF THIS DEXTER. MO. COMPANY, EVANS POTTERY. THE FAMILY RAN THEIR COMPANY FROM AROUND 1850-1942, SEE WILLIAM KETCHUM JR., AMERICAN POTTERY, pp 139-140 WHERE THIS POTTERY IS DISCUSSED AND SOME OF THESE PIECES ARE PICTURED.
A LOT OF THEIR POTTERY HAD TREE BARK TEXTURE. THEY INCORPORATED TREE LIMBS INTO THE DESIGN OF MANY OF THEIR PIECES.
ITS IN VERY GOOD CONDITION WITH SOME PAINT LOSS ON THE HANDLE AND SOME EXTRA GREY CLAY UNDER HANDLE. MEASURES APPROX. 6-1/2" LONG X 5" WIDE X 4-1/2" TALL. NO CHIPS, CRACKS OR REPAIRS. THE BROWN GLAZE ON THIS PIECE IS FANTASTIC.
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