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Tall Teco Vase

Tall Teco Vase

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Description (Brief)
Tall cylindrical vase tapering to a narrow base with an inward rim and narrow mouth. The top is pushed in at sharp angles to form a false neck but the four buttresses continue to the inward turned rim. Buff colored clay body covered overall with dark green crystalline matte glaze. Shape No. 117 designed by Fritz Albert.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Vase
date made
c. 1905
maker
Gates Potteries
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
monochrome, green (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 27.5 cm x 8.8 cm; 10 13/16 in x 3 15/32 in
ID Number
CE.379632
catalog number
379632
Credit Line
Marcus Benjamin Collection
subject
Art Pottery
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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