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Vase

1977.717 (RS117039)

Description

Molded body in form of three naturalistically modeled cylindrical plant seed pods or husks attached at center and sitting vertically in a base of overlapping leaves; shaped open mouths; white bisque body.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1860
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
porcelain
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
foliation (pattern)
Husk
husk (motif)
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Parian
porcelain
VASE
vases
Dimensions
5 x 3.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.717
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4483

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