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1971.827 (RS117807)

Description

Jug with flat base, two flattened sides, short neck, narrow lip, and applied C-shaped handle; Exterior decoration of black birds against a green sky and black bamboo.

Details

Maker
Rookwood Pottery (Maker)
Date
1882
Inscriptions
Marks: impressed anchor extremely rare Rookwood mark, impressed, ""ROOKWOOD/1882/R"" (""R"" signifies a red clay body); impressed ""60""; incised ""A.R.V."" for potter.
Location of origin
Cincinnati, OH, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
bamboo (material)
ceramic (material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Ohio (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Bird
ceramic (material)
ewers (vessels)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
PITCHER
Unidentified Ceramic
Dimensions
4.75 (H), 1.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.827
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5521

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