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An exhibit of some 275 pieces of stoneware, mostly German and English, is now on view at the Warner House daily except Tuesdays until October 20, 2019 and subsequently to November 1, 2019 by appointment.

Prior to 1775, little stoneware was produced in America, and these types of ware were extensively imported and are frequent archaeological finds throughout the Colonies, and at Warner House in particular, as numerous displayed sherds will attest.

Drawn mostly from private area collections as well as Strawberry Banke and Saco Museums, the exhibit includes extreme rarities not generally on public view. There is a broad spectrum ranging from plain utilitarian wares to the highly decorative. Examples are displayed in case as well as table settings throughout the House.


  • Owl Jug
    Owl Jug

    A unique owl jug, probably Burslem, Staffordshire, England, circa 1720-1740.

  • Tankard

    An unusual tankard with image of Queen Anne over crowned “AR” for Anne Regina. Probably Staffordshire, England, circa 1703-1714.

  • Mug

    An extremely rare carved mug attributed to John Dwight, Fulham, England, circa 1700.


Fabulous Find Resale Boutique in Kittery, Maine, has chosen three non-profit organizations on the Seacoast to be their January beneficiaries: the Stratham Historical Society; the Players Ring Theatre; and the Warner House.
Our partnership with Fabulous Find includes donating items to the shop. Resale items featured in the shop are men and women’s designer clothing; jewelry; home accessories, furniture, music, and books. 
To get things rolling, there will be a coffee reception on Saturday Morning January 5 from 8:30 to 9:30 AM at the Fabulous Find Resale Boutique—located at 139 State Road, Kittery, ME. That morning checks will be given to December’s recipient, and January’s recipients (that’s us!) will be introduced. So if you go to the coffee reception on Saturday morning, you can start our month by shopping at 9:30.
January is our month, so please continue to donate goods to the Fabulous Find Resale Boutique during the month of January. 

The more we can give, the more we can sell. 

Fabulous Find takes donations anytime they are open.


The Warner House Association Annual Meeting

Thursday, January 24, 2019

5:30 p.m.

Strawbery Banke Museum
Stoodley's Tavern
17 Hancock Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801

You are cordially invited to attend the Warner House Association Annual Meeting.  All are welcome and encouraged to attend.  There will be a short business meeting followed by a presentation of what is planned for the coming year for the Warner House. Light refreshments will be served.