Wall vase

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1930

GUSN

GUSN-253585

Description

Half-round bulbous body with white ground. Flat back has 2 holes at top for hanging. Yellow scalloped rim on partially enclosed top with holes for floral arrangement. Purple glazed bent "U"-shaped handles on 2 sides. Front painted with blue and yellow scalloped borders at top and bottom. Bow and tassels surround shield at center, with a painted landscape showing a turret and man.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vases
earthenware
tin glaze
Vase, Wall

Associated Building

Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

67.1981

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Italy

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

6 15/16 (H), 3 13/16 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Guido Perera

Accession Number

1999.272

Places

Possibly