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On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CULTURE American
MEDIUM Stoneware
DATES ca. 1924
DIMENSIONS 2 3/4 x 6 1/4 x 6 1/4 in. (7 x 15.9 x 15.9 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Incised on underside of base: circle with square inside / "Walters" / "19<24" / illegible pictograph (bird?)
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
CREDIT LINE Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Tessim Zorach
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Round stoneware bowl raised on small unglazed foot. Turquoise blue glaze with design of dark blue. The interior has a circular floral medallion at center of bowl. The rest of the bowl is decorated with circular bands in a floral motif. Rim is dark blue. The exterior has similar decoration to the interior with two circular bands of floral design. CONDITION: Good; several small pitted marks on interior of bowl (probably result of glaze firing). Glze chipped in five places on foot and on rim.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION American. Bowl, ca. 1924. Stoneware, 2 3/4 x 6 1/4 x 6 1/4 in. (7 x 15.9 x 15.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Tessim Zorach, 74.1.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 74.1.2_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 74.1.2_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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