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Plant Container or Cache Pot

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Porcelain
DATES ca. 1900
DIMENSIONS 6 5/8 x 8 7/8 x 8 7/8 in. (16.8 x 22.5 x 22.5 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Incised in base: "U.P.W. / 1900"
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 68.87.46
CREDIT LINE Gift of Franklin Chace
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Union Porcelain Works (1863-ca.1922). Plant Container or Cache Pot, ca. 1900. Porcelain, 6 5/8 x 8 7/8 x 8 7/8 in. (16.8 x 22.5 x 22.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Franklin Chace, 68.87.46. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 68.87.46.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION White porcelain plant container or cache pot, vitreous glaze. Globular body that tapers toward top; slightly uneven round opening. Upper two-thirds of pot is decorated with pierced and molded register of flowers and leaves; band molded with four channels below register.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (76%)
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