Art Pottery

Art Pottery

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Description (Brief)
Slender ovoid vase with a wide, long neck and slightly flaring lip. Decorated with motif of an owl perched in an evergreen tree with the sliver of a moon in the background. Sage green crackle glaze, greenish clay.
Decorator: Albert R. Valentien (1862-1925)
Object Name
Vase
date made
1885
maker
Rookwood Pottery Company
place made
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
Physical Description
monochrome, green (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 26.7 cm x 10.6 cm; 10 1/2 in x 4 3/16 in
ID Number
CE.95582
catalog number
95582
accession number
16362
Credit Line
Women's Art Museum Association
subject
Art Pottery
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Exhibition
Art in Industry
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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