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Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Glazed earthenware
  • Place Manufactured: New York, United States
  • DATES ca. 1980
    DIMENSIONS 3 1/4 x 9 3/4 x 3 1/2 in. (8.3 x 24.8 x 8.9 cm)
    MARKINGS impressed cypher at edge of foot rim: Wayne Higby's stylized
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Robert Mehlman
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Bowl, glazed earthenware. Shallow circular bowl flares outward from unglazed foot. Bowl is glazed, interior and exterior, with cream-colored ground glaze and green spiral motifs. At each green spiral the glaze is cut through with a superimposed spiral to let the red body show through. (Sgrafitto technique). Condition: Good.
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