Dryden Arkansas Pottery Blended Glaze Piranha Fish Figurine
Fun, art deco Dryden Pottery high glaze red and brown piranha fish figurine. MINT CONDITION. No chips, cracks, damage or repair of any kind. Bottom marked with Dryden and Arkansas. Fish is 3" tall and 5 1/4" wide. In 1956 Jesse Lewis, owner of Van Briggle purchased a pottery company in Kansas called Dryden Pottery that produced high glaze pieces with a volcanic drip effect. They relocated the plant to Arkansas where Dryden was a subsidiary of Van Briggle and the materials and molds remained there until 1956. Dryden Pottery is still produced in Hot Springs, Arkansas.