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Vase

1971.828 (RS117808)

Description

Vase with ring foot, globular body, long neck, and flared lip. Exterior decoration of black birds against a green sky and black bamboo, applied gilt.

Details

Maker
Rookwood Pottery (Maker)
Date
1882
Inscriptions
Marks: impressed anchor extremely rare mark, impressed, ""ROOKWOOD/1882/R"" (""R"" signifies red clay body); incised ""W.McD."" for potter.
Location of origin
Cincinnati, OH, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
bamboo (material)
ceramic (material)
gilding
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Ohio (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Bird
ceramic (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Gilded
gilding
Unidentified Ceramic
VASE
vases
Dimensions
6.875 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.828
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5522

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