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Urn or Pot

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Earthenware
DATES ca. 1880
DIMENSIONS 15 x 12 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (38.1 x 31.8 x 26.7 cm) Diameter of mouth: 10 1/4 in. (26 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Dick S. Ramsay Fund
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CAPTION Solomon Bell (American, 1817-1882). Urn or Pot, ca. 1880. Earthenware, 15 x 12 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (38.1 x 31.8 x 26.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 44.196.13. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 44.196.13.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 44.196.13.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Unglazed, light red earthenware urn or flower pot; flaring mouth with double notched lip. Lion Mark in relief on each side, unglazed with slip design on sides in brown, green, and yellow. One of a pair with 44.196.14. CONDITION: One of the pair is nicked on the base.
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