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    William Henry Harrison: Rare Columbia Star Large Water Pitcher and Basin. This 1840-dated series was clearly popular with the public at the time, and remains so with today's collectors. While plates, bowls and platters show up frequently, large hollow pieces are deceptively scarce. This magnificent 10.25" pitcher is in pristine condition, and the matching basin/bowl is nearly so, having only the tiniest subtle hint of crazing and soiling in the bottom where the pitcher would rest while not in use (mentioned purely for total accuracy; this is a beauty). The only examples of both pieces we have ever handled. Basin diameter is 11.5", height 4". From the collection of U. I. "Chick" Harris.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2008
    5th Tuesday
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