Signed Hingham Piggin



Rare painted 2-color piggin signed by the maker Caleb S. Hersey, Hingham, MA, circa 1820-1860.  Stamped on the bottom, "C.S...".  Inscribed in pencil on the bottom:

                              "PIGGIN"

"Used in "SNOWDEN" by Aunt Clara Snow - Lucinda age 16

Presented by Mrs. Eleazer Brazer born in Snowden"

A similar piggin by Hersey is pictured in Bray, Bucket Town, Woodenware and Wooden TCaleb S. oys of Hingham, Massachusetts. 1635-1945, pg. 15, fig. 1.5



Dealer Samuel Herrup Antiques
Date: circa 1820-1860
Origin American; Hingham, MA
Artist/Maker Caleb S. Hersey
Measurements Ht. 10 1/2"; Dia. 8"
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Website http://www.samuelherrup.com
Price $1,900.
Contact Samuel Herrup, 413-822-1471 or  herrup@verizon.net

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