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Wall vase

Description

Half-round bulbous body with white ground. Flat back has 2 holes at top for hanging. Yellow scalloped rim on partially enclosed top with holes for floral arrangement. Purple glazed bent "U"-shaped handles on 2 sides. Front painted with blue and yellow scalloped borders at top and bottom. Bow and tassels surround shield at center, with a painted landscape showing a turret and man.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1930
Location of origin
Italy
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
tin glaze
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
earthenware
tin glaze
Vase, Wall
vases
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
6 15/16 (H), 3 13/16 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.272
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
253585

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