This is a large old style pitcher that was made by the M.A. Hadley Company of Louisville, Ky. Mary Alice Hadley first made a set of these type of dishes for herself in 1939. They caused such a stir that she went into business in 1940 making these popular hand crafted dishes. This pitcher is in the polka dot pig pattern and it stand 8.25 inches tall and holds 2 quarts. It is marked on the under side and is in very nice condition with no chips or cracks.