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

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

6.875 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.828

Places

Ohio (United States)