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White Earthenware pitcher with handle in oinochoe shape. Olive boughs hand painted by Celia Thaxter.

Greek Inscription translates to: for the sleepless eye of the Morian Zeus beholds it, and the greyeyed Athena

from Oedipus at Colonus by…

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Conical small pitcher with protruding lip and rope-turned curved handle. Scarlet pimpernel design hand painted by Celia Thaxter.

Inscription on bottom reads: Celia Thaxter. Painted for Frau Paine at Appledore Aug 2, 1878, while listening to…

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Pitcher with handle in oinochoe shape. Woodbine design hand painted by Celia Thaxter. Inscription reads: The wild vine crimsons oer the rough gray stone. The stars of winter rise, the cold winds moan. Fast wanes the golden year.

Signed…

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Porcelain saucer with butterfly and violet design. Hand painted by Celia Thaxter. Inscription reads: Celia Thaxter, 1881.

Made in Haviland LImoges France, H & Co.

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Bucket shaped tea cup with butterfly handle and violet design. Hand painted by Celia Thaxter. Inscription reads: Celia Thaxter, 1888.

Donated by Nora (Mrs. Edward) Wendell in 1963.

Teacup made in Pr. France by CFH.

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Bowl shaped tea cup with ear-shaped handle with rosa rugosa design. Hand painted by Celia Thaxter. Inscription reads: Celia Thaxter, 1881. Overglaze.

Donated by Barbara Durant, Celia's niece, Cedric Laighton's youngest daughter.

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Porcelain plate with rosa rugosa design. Hand painted by Celia Thaxter. Inscription reads: Celia Thaxter, 1881. Overglaze.

Donated by Barbara Durant, Celia's niece, Cedric's Laighton's youngest daughter.

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Saucer with butterfly and wild strawberry design hand painted by Celia Thaxter. Inscription reads: Celia Thaxter, 1881.

Manufacture Haviland Limoges.

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Bucket-shaped tea cup with butterfly handle. Hand painted by Celia Thaxter in floral Roman Anemone design. Inscription Reads: Celia Thaxter, 1884. Overglazed.

Given by Celia Thaxter to a guest at the Appledore Hotel, the mother of Mrs. Alice…

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Roman Anemones Vase. Porcelain. Vase in shape of pitcher; turned handle; painted on two sides in purple, green, sienna. Signed on bottom. Inscrription reads: Roman Anemones, Celia Thaxter, 1881.

Donated by Thomas and Joan Read in 2002. Vase…
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