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exhibit at Lakeview Museum of Art in Peoria, Illinois: "Communicating in Clay" - Highlights of the Ellis Collection of Anna Pottery
 
 
Anna Pottery boasted the finest examples of nineteenth century folk art which was the creations of the brothers Cornwall and Wallace Kirkpatrick. These unique pieces of pottery were the “messengers” from with their opinions on Politics, Corrupt Tax Revenuers, the Temperance Movement, and many other socially engaging topics were conveyed.

This unique pottery was hand crafted in Anna, Illinois from 1859 to 1896 featuring presentation pig flasks, snake jugs, frog mugs and many other unique items that were presented to people of prominence such as City Officials, Dean’s of Universities, Governors and the Smithsonian Institute.

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