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MEDIUM Earthenware
  • Place Manufactured: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
  • DATES ca. 1894
    DIMENSIONS 3 15/16 x 4 15/16 x 4 1/8 in. (10 x 12.5 x 10.5 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS R P monogram with 7 flames radiating out - 459 E. W & CJD.
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Alfred M. F. Kiddle
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Rookwood Pottery Company (1880-1967). Vase, ca. 1894. Earthenware, 3 15/16 x 4 15/16 x 4 1/8 in. (10 x 12.5 x 10.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Alfred M. F. Kiddle, 62.102.7. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 62.102.7_acetate_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Small two handled earthenware vase with glaze in light and dark browns. Body flares out from base to shoulder, goes in sharply to relatively wide neck topped by scalloped and crimped lip. Decorated with orientalized flowers with long thin leaves. CONDITION - Repaired rim.
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