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1986.728 (RS25444)

Description

Of tapering cylindrical form with a slightly flared rim of light gray-brown unglazed earthenware. It is painted with bands of black, red and medium blue. It is decorated with stylized zig-zags over a top blue band, a black "rope" band around the middle and white scroll devices on the lower band. There is a shiny finish over the painted area.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1940-1965
Inscriptions
Stamped in ink on the bottom is: MADE/IN MEXICO
Location of origin
Mexico
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
ceramic (material)
painting (coating)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
Earthenware
Geometric
geometric patterns
Painted
painting (coating)
Unidentified Ceramic
VASE
vases
Dimensions
4 1/4 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.728
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51083

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