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Decorative Arts

On View: American Identities: A New Look, Everyday Life/A Nation Divided, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Glazed earthenware
  • Place Made: Fenton, England
  • DATES 19th century
    DIMENSIONS approximately: 8 x 8 1/2 x 5 in. (20.3 x 21.6 x 12.7 cm)  (show scale)
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    ACCESSION NUMBER 79.169.111
    CREDIT LINE Bequest of May S. Kelley
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Mold, 19th century. Glazed earthenware, approximately: 8 x 8 1/2 x 5 in. (20.3 x 21.6 x 12.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of May S. Kelley, 79.169.111. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, CUR.79.169.111.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION White earthenware food mold with vitreous glaze. Oval domed shape with angled sides. On exterior: fluted sides molded into rounded form with stylized petal decorations; top of dome has set back oval disk with rounded and striped top surrounded with alternating pointed and rounded uprights.
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