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Flower vase

1998.111 (RS21667)

Description

Japanese porcelain vase. Oriental pastoral scene w/ mother carrying umbrella while pushing a baby in a carriage. Square, club-shaped.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Inscriptions
Paper labels on front of vase and top of flute: front: bird w/ circular flag symbol top: ""SANDALWOOD"" Painted inscription on bottom: Japanese symbol (See file for drawing)
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
glazing (coating)
leisure
Leisure
Oriental
Orientalism
Painted
painting (coating)
Pastoral
pastoral
Porcelain
porcelain
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
VASE
vases
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
7 x 2.75 x 1.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.111
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
13867

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