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Vase

1949.588 (RS119704)

Description

Chinese club-shaped vasiform. Stepped circular foot surmounted by spherical body with molded lines at shoulder. Cylindrical neck with incised banding terminating in bowl-shaped mouth. Interior bottom with Tudor rose-type emblem enclosed by beaded circle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Inscriptions
On bottom: [character-like mark] (see inventory card)
Location of origin
Asia; Europe
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
incising
molding (forming)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Incised
incising
Molded
molding (forming)
Orientalism
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
VASE
vases
Dimensions
10.375 x 5.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.588
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7802

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