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Love Feast Serving Bowls

Love Feast Serving Bowls

From the Snow Hill Nunnery, Franklin Co., PA. Four of a set of 40 used for serving stew during the Society’s love feast. The pattern of each of these four bowls varies in design.

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Dimensions: Ht. 3 ½”, Diam. 10 ½”
Date / Circa: 1835-60
Maker / Origin: Att. to John Bell (1800-80) Waynesboro, Franklin Co., PA
Medium: Glazed red earthenware
Miscellaneous: Provenance: Snow Hill Nunnery; Horst Auction Co., August 1997; Olde Hope Antiques; Private Collection. Excellent condition.

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