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Vase

1977.718 (RS117040)

Description

Slip-molded semi-bulbous vasi form body flaring to wide mouth with scalloped edge and ribbed neck; shoulders with applied naturalistic grape clusters; body with two facades--one with oval medallion containing tulip blossom, the other with a rose; slightly flared fluted foot; foot warped on bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
porcelain
slip casting
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Probably Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Grape
Molded
Parian
porcelain
Rose
rose (genus)
slip casting
Tulip
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
VASE
vases
vine scrolls
Dimensions
7.625 x 3.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.718
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4484

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