Finger vase or quintal flower horn

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1820

GUSN

GUSN-10735

Description

Fan-shaped finger vase, its five-holder incised-scalloped edges; molded acanthus decoration connecting bowl to stepped base; outing; polychrome floral decorations.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vases
enamel paint
molding (forming)
pearlware
underglazing
Vase
Vase, Flower
Vase, Flower

Inscription

Paper Label, bottom underside ""Little""

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Leeds, England; England

Object Type

Household Accessories; Horticultural Containers

Dimensions

7 1/2 x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.592

Places

Possibly
Possibly