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MEDIUM Glazed earthenware
  • Place Made: United States
  • DATES ca. 1940
    DIMENSIONS 3 1/4 x 9 1/2 in. (8.3 x 24.1 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS On bottom, incised: "Waylande/Gregory"
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 2007.10.13
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Paul F. Walter
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Waylande Gregory (American, 1905-1971). Bowl, ca. 1940. Glazed earthenware, 3 1/4 x 9 1/2 in. (8.3 x 24.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 2007.10.13. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, CUR.2007.10.13.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2012
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Shallow bowl with flared rim and foot-rim. Interior decorated in over-all matte light green mottled glaze with white ferns, palm leaves, and circles. Platinum leaves and band at rim. Exterior decorated in over-all matte light purple mottled glaze.
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