Vase

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1940-1965

GUSN

GUSN-51083

Description

Of tapering cylindrical form with a slightly flared rim of light gray-brown unglazed earthenware. It is painted with bands of black, red and medium blue. It is decorated with stylized zig-zags over a top blue band, a black "rope" band around the middle and white scroll devices on the lower band. There is a shiny finish over the painted area.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vases
painting (coating)
ceramic (material)
geometric patterns
Earthenware
Geometric
Painted
Unidentified Ceramic
VASE

Inscription

Stamped in ink on the bottom is: MADE/IN MEXICO

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Mexico

Dimensions

4 1/4 x 3 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.728