Vase, Green Mesa
Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
9 1/2 x 8 1/4 x 5 3/4 in. (24.1 x 21.0 x 14.6 cm) (show scale)
On bottom, stenciled in blue: "Glidden/[company logo]" Above, in pencil: "4041/USA"
On base, applied white rectangular paper label: "875-"
Gift of Paul F. Walter
Vase with cylindrical base and horizontal ovoid upper body. Elongated diamond shaped opening at top articulated on the long sides with opposing pair of key-hole openings and on the short sides with opposing pair of smaller tear-drop openings. Turquoise and brown matte glaze with stripes on cylindrical base and asymmetrical geometric forms on ovoid upper portion.
Glidden Pottery (1940-1957). Vase, Green Mesa, 1940-1957. Glazed earthenware, 9 1/2 x 8 1/4 x 5 3/4 in. (24.1 x 21.0 x 14.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 2007.62.16. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2007.62.16_view1.jpg)
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