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Jardiniere

Description

A) Square, white, clear-glazed planter with four short legs, openwork sides, and a removable, plan earthenware inner container (b). Open sides composed of thin vertical "bars." Bars decorated with swags of flowers. Flowers tied up with bows at corners. Base impressed with indistinct decorative shield inside oval. B) Square, plain inner container. Clay is mottled from white to brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1910
Inscriptions
"1883/2" (impressed)
"1883/2" (impressed)
Material
earthenware
Object type
Household Accessories; Horticultural Containers
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Jardinière
jardinières (containers)
Planter
swags
Dimensions
3 3/4 x 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.814.5
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
175346

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