Flower Bricks

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-54941

Description

Pair of semi-circular flower bricks used to force and display flower bulbs. Each brick has three round holes on the top for bulbs as well as small, seed-shaped decorative holes. The flat side of the brick is undecorated. The rounded side has bands of blue glaze at top and bottom with a wide band of cream, tan, brown and black pebble-size ceramic fragments adhered to the body in between.

Details

Descriptive Terms

flowerpots
earthenware
pearlware
glazing (coating)
Planter
Flowerpot
Earthenware
Flowerpot

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 3/4 x 6 1/4 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. John B. Morris Jr.

Accession Number

1949.113AB

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