Teco "Grecian" Vase

Teco "Grecian" Vase

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Description (Brief)
Unusually shaped vessel with baluster or pear shaped body. The sides of the vessel are pulled out from the body looping up and attaching to an outward flaring rim forming handles. The handles are flattened at the top. Commentators at the time referred to the shape as "Grecian." Overall crystalline matt glaze thicker in some areas over a buff-yellow clay body. Impressed on bottom with "Teco" and "297." This vase was designed by N. Forester.
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Object Name
date made
c. 1905
Gates Potteries
Physical Description
ceramic (overall material)
overall: 14.3 cm x 21.8 cm; 5 5/8 in x 8 19/32 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gates Potteries
Art Pottery
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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