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Vase

1986.581 (RS25427)

Description

The vase has a circular open mouth with a flat edge on a sloping neck. It has rounded broad shoulders that taper to a narrow circular flat base. It is hand-decorated with a polychrome floral design, striped banding, dot, and zig zag pattern at the foot. It has a reddish-buff colored body with underglaze.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1960
Inscriptions
Impressed in the bottom is: Made in Mexico.
Location of origin
Mexico
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
lead (metal)
tin (metal)
tin glaze
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Earthenware
earthenware
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
glazing (coating)
lead (metal)
tin (metal)
tin glaze
Tin Glazed
VASE
vases
Dimensions
11.5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.581
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11609

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