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Vase (Fool's Cap)

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Glazed stoneware (Fool' Cap)
DATES 1912-1915
DIMENSIONS 8 3/4 x 4 in. (22.2 x 10.2 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Vertical ink stamps with "FULPER" and the number 4021 impressed which indicates the style or shape. Some Fulper marks are impressed, others are stamped, and others are raised. The factory did not use any particular mark for a corresponding period. They used them at random, therefore, unless a piece is listed in a catalogue, it is impossible to date Fulper pieces according to their marks.
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 75.163
CREDIT LINE Gift of Todd M. Volpe
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Fulper Art Pottery Company (1860-1955). Vase (Fool's Cap), 1912-1915. Glazed stoneware (Fool' Cap), 8 3/4 x 4 in. (22.2 x 10.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Todd M. Volpe, 75.163. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 75.163_bw.jpg)
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Fulper Art Pottery Company (1860-1955). <em>Vase (Fool's Cap)</em>, 1912-1915. Glazed stoneware (Fool' Cap), 8 3/4 x 4 in. (22.2 x 10.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Todd M. Volpe, 75.163. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 75.163_bw.jpg)