Vase

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1860

GUSN

GUSN-4483

Description

Molded body in form of three naturalistically modeled cylindrical plant seed pods or husks attached at center and sitting vertically in a base of overlapping leaves; shaped open mouths; white bisque body.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vases
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
porcelain
husk (motif)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
Parian
Husk
Leaf
VASE

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

5 x 3.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.717

Places

Possibly
Possibly