Title: American homes and gardens
Year: 1905 (1900s)
Subjects: Architecture, Domestic Landscape gardening
Publisher: New York : Munn and Co
Contributing Library: Smithsonian Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: Biodiversity Heritage Library
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glass is very plentiful. J. B. J.: The pewter teapot markedDixon is of very little value. The markdetermines that. Regarding the pewterpitcher with Army and Navy marked onfront, it is necessary to know whether thisis engraved or stamped. T. P. S.: If the two pieces of Benning-ton pottery you describe are about sixinches in length and correspondingly highthey would be worth $35 a pair, if in goodcondition. If of greater height they wouldbe worth up to $75 a pair. N. M. R.: A collection of china and pot-tery is now on display in the East hall ofthe National Museum building. This exhibit has been deposited in theMuseum by the widow of Rear AdmiralFrancis William Dickins, U.S.N., and rep-resents a painstaking and life-long laborof the Admiral. Being especially inter-ested in history and the application of thepictorial arts to ceramics, the Admiralbegan at an early date to assemble the col-lection which now ranks as the most com- July, 1913 AMERICAN HOMES AND GARDENS XI RUST F>RX>OF
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