This great McCoy Spirit of '76 Canister was introduced by the McCoy Pottery Co., in 1972 to commemorate the 200th anniversary of America. This is one of 17 items produced for the line in 1972. All pieces have the Eagle & Flag decal that says "The Spirit of `76" and have "Carved Wooden Eagle, Artist Unknown, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C." on the bottom (ref: McCoy Reference & Value Guide, 1997). The Canister measures 7 1/2" tall from base to top of lid, and 5" in diameter. It is in excellent condition with no cracks, chips, or crazing.
Item ID: 7529