CERAMICS in AMERICA , 2006

 

Contents

 

Introduction

Robert Hunter

 

Commemorative Wares in George Washington’s Hometown

Barbara H. Magid

 

Fragile Lessons: Ceramic and Porcelain Representations of Uncle Tom’s Cabin

Jill Weitzman Fenichell

 

Beneath His Magic Touch:  The Dated Vessels of the African-American Slave Potter Dave

Arthur F. Goldburg and James P. Witkowski

 

Fluid Vessel: Journey of the Jug

John A. Burrison

 

Making Faces: Archaeological Evidence of African-American Face Jug Production

Mark M. Newell with Peter Lenzo

 

Ceramics at Hampton , Baltimore County , Maryland

Diana Edwards and Lynne Dakin Hastings

 

Seventeenth-Century Tobacco Pipe Manufacturing in the Chesapeake Region: A Preliminary Delineation of Makers and Their Styles

Al Luckenbach and Taft Kiser

 

J. Palin Thorley (1892-1987), Potter and Designer: Part 2, Williamsburg

John C. Austin

 

Neither “Landskip” nor “Scripture”: Collecting Dutch Marine Tiles

Ivor Noel Hume    

 

 

New Discoveries  

 

Introduction

Merry Abbitt Outlaw

 

A Yankee Jug in Dixie

Robert Hunter and Hank D. Lutton

 

Mixing Religion and Drink: Personified Expressions in Rockingham Glaze

John E. Kille

 

Painted Tiles from Tulip Hill, Anne Arundel County , Maryland

Al Luckenbach

 

Peter Bell Jar

Ronald L. Napier

 

A “Wretched Tile” from Jamestown

Beverly A. Straube

 

Creating Architectural Elements in Clay

Gerald L. Thiebolt

 

A Designer Touches Clay

Warren Bakley

 

Early Examples of American Architectural Terracotta in Charlestown , South Carolina

Susan Tunick and Jay Shockley

 

A Pot for Abby Cross of Westerly , Rhode Island and Stonington , Connecticut

Kathryn Boxhorn

 

 

 

Book Reviews

 

An Archaeological Guide to British Ceramics in Australia , 1788-1901, Alasdair Brooks

Review by Marie Blake Morton

 

White Salt-Glazed Stoneware of the British Isles , Diana Edwards and Rodney Hampson

Review by Troy D. Chapell

 

Potters:  Oral History in the Staffordshire Ceramic Industry, Gordon Elliott

Review by Amy C. Earls

 

The Leeds Pottery, 1770-1881, John Griffin

Review by Patricia Halfpenny

 

The Unforgiving Minute, David S. Howard

Review by Carl L. Crossman

 

The Vanished Landscape: A 1930s Childhood in the Potteries , Paul Johnson

Review by Amy C. Earls

 

Early Potters and Potteries of Delaware : Historical and Commercial Perspectives,                             1760-1890, James R. Koterski

Review by George H. Lukas

 

Chinese Export Porcelain in the Reeves Center Collection at Washington and                                                  Lee University, Thomas V. Litzenburg, Jr., and Ann T. Bailey

Review by Andrew Madsen

 

An Archaeological Evolution, Stanley South

Review by Garry Wheeler Stone

 

The Potter’s Eye: Art and Tradition in North Carolina Pottery, Mark Hewitt and Nancy Sweezy

Review by Robert Hunter

 

Feathers and Foliage: The Life and Times of the Pearlware Peafowl, George Deike and Mickey Deike

Review by Paul Fox

 

Old Limoges : Haviland Porcelain Design and Décor, 1845-1865, Barbara Wood and Robert Doares

Review by Susan Gray Detweiler

 

 

Checklist of Recent Articles and Books on Ceramics in America

Amy C. Earls

 

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