Perry, Mary Chase

Perry, Mary Chase

(1867–1967) ceramist; born in Hancock, Mich. Developer of the Revelation kiln and founder of Pewabic Pottery (1903), both with Horace Caulkins, she later became wealthy from her architectural tile commissions.
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