A Pair of Porcelain Pitchers from Mercer County, Pennsylvania

American (Mercer County, Pennsylvania), 19th Century

the pair of pitchers having hand-painted floral decoration.

commemorating John Lawton and Mary Ann Lawton / Mercer County, PA / Nov 1, 1867. 

Height of each 9 1/4 inches. 

According to Ancestry.com records from 1870, John Lawton was living in Mercer, Pennsylvania with his wife Mary A. and their children. In 1870 John was 58 and Mary A. was 57 years of age. He was a farmer and she kept house.




Vertical crack on one and small hairline to other. Both with gilt loss. 

Estimate: $150 - $300
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