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Figurine

1977.388 (RS116628)

Description

Molded in form of cow with two calves, one standing, one reclining; overglaze enamel detailing of brown and white body with gilt bell at neck; calves with gilt detailing; white clay body with clear glaze.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1915-1950
Location of origin
Germany
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
earthenware
enameling
gilding
ironstone (pottery)
molding (forming)
overglazing
vitrification
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Cow
cows
Earthenware
earthenware
Enameled
enameling
figure- and animal-derived motifs
FIGURINE
figurines
Gilded
gilding
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
Molded
molding (forming)
Overglazed
overglazing
Semi-Vitrified
vitrification
Dimensions
2.25 x 2.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.388
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4082

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