Cowan Pottery. <em>Vase</em>, ca. 1930. Earthenware, 7 7/8 x 7 1/8 x 7 1/8 in. (20 x 18.1 x 18.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 72.40.25. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 72.40.25_bw.jpg)


Artist:Cowan PotteryR.O. Hummel

Medium: Earthenware

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Dates:ca. 1930

Dimensions: 7 7/8 x 7 1/8 x 7 1/8 in. (20 x 18.1 x 18.1 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 72.40.25

Image: 72.40.25_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Vase, earthenware, lead-glaze. Footed ovoid-shaped vase with slightly flaring lip. The exterior glaze is gray-black with semi-matte finish with white sgraffito decoration of intersecting circles and curving lines. The interior is glazed in gray with brown undertones. The underside of the vase is iron red pottery with circular tooling marks. CONDITION: Good, a few glaze imperfections.

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