Vase

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1882

GUSN

GUSN-5522

Description

Vase with ring foot, globular body, long neck, and flared lip. Exterior decoration of black birds against a green sky and black bamboo, applied gilt.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vases
bamboo (material)
ceramic (material)
gilding
bamboo (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
Unidentified Ceramic
Bird
Bamboo
Gilded
VASE

Inscription

Marks: impressed anchor extremely rare mark, impressed, ""ROOKWOOD/1882/R"" (""R"" signifies red clay body); incised ""W.McD."" for potter.

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Rookwood Pottery (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cincinnati, OH, USA

Dimensions

6.875 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.828

Places

Ohio (United States)