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Description (Brief)
Ginger colored earthenware vase, squat, round wheel-thrown form with oval impressions on four sides. Straight foot and neck. Overall brush slip decoration, naturalistic scene with grasses, bats, and spiders under a clear glaze.
Decorator: Maria Longworth Nichols (1849-1932)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
vase
date made
1882
maker
Rookwood Pottery
place made
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
Physical Description
polychrome (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 7/8 in x 6 7/16 in x 6 5/16 in; 14.9225 cm x 16.35125 cm x 16.03375 cm
ID Number
CE.393528
catalog number
393528
accession number
208838
Credit Line
Mrs. Page Kirk
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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