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Urn

2009.5.12 (RS218463)

Description

Arts and Crafts style urn. Tan glazed body overglazed with hand-painted gray owl and tree branches.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Inscriptions
[Crossed daggers or stylized W under pierced semicircle] (Painted)
Location of origin
Japan
Material
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Places
Probably Fuji-san (Chu¯bu, Japan) [volcano]
Descriptive terms
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
Probably Arts and Crafts (movement)
Probably stoneware (pottery)
Urn, Decorative
urns
vases
People and organizations
Metropolitan Moving & Storage
Quincy, Edmund, 1903-1997
Dimensions
9 1/2 (H), 11 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2009.5.12
GUSN
174079

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