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Pottery was one of the crafts produced in the early 20th century during the Arts and Crafts movement. The potter, Chauncey Thomas (1877-1950), worked in Deerfield, Massachusetts, for a few brief years between 1909 to 1911. The young girl watching him was unlikely his assistant, but the photograph was so titled to capture the viewer's imagination.


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"Potter's Assistant"

photographer   Frances and Mary Allen
date   c. 1911
location   Deerfield, Massachusetts
height   4.87"
width   7.0"
process/materials   platinum print
item type   Photograph/Photograph
accession #   #1996.14.0322.01

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