Grand Feu Vase

Grand Feu Vase

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Description (Brief)
Elongated trumpet-shaped vase with circular base. The vase has multiple flattened sides with gently raised ribs. The lip of the narrow mouth is slightly outward flaring. Glossy glaze of mottled shades of green and violet blended to look like moss. The design may be known as "Moss Agate". Impressed "Grand Feu Pottery LA. Cal." and "TT" and incised "154."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
vase
date made
1913
place made
United States: California, Los Angeles
Physical Description
polychrome (overall surface decoration color name)
string (brochure connector/connecting technique)
ceramic (overall material)
paper (brochure material)
Measurements
overall: 11 11/16 in x 4 in; 29.68625 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
CE.279767
catalog number
279767
accession number
55899
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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