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Vase

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Porcelain
DATES ca. 1884
DIMENSIONS 7 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (19.7 x 10.8 x 10.8 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Printed on base in green: "U.P.W." above head of an eagle
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 68.87.42
CREDIT LINE Gift of Franklin Chace
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Union Porcelain Works (1863-ca.1922). Vase, ca. 1884. Porcelain, 7 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (19.7 x 10.8 x 10.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Franklin Chace, 68.87.42. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 68.87.42.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION White porcelain vase; vitreous glaze with blue decoration. Bulbous body tapers at collar to tall, cylindrical neck and flaring lip. Decoration: body is blue; single and wavy lines around collar; band around lip on exterior, below this band, hanging band of stylized lozenge and diamond forms around neck. Condition: Good.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (76%)
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