Minton (founded 1796). <em>Vase</em>, 1872. Glazed Earthenware, 7 1/2 x 5 5/8 x 5 in. (19.1 x 14.3 x 12.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller, 1999.152.244. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1999.152.244_mark.jpg)

Vase

Artist:Minton

Medium: Glazed Earthenware

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Dates:1872

Dimensions: 7 1/2 x 5 5/8 x 5 in. (19.1 x 14.3 x 12.7 cm)

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Accession Number: 1999.152.244

Image: CUR.1999.152.244_mark.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Yellow bamboo stalk vase on wider dark green circular base decorated with green leaves and two playing monkeys, with brown bodies and white faces. The upper-positioned monkey with it's proper left hand holds the tail of the lower monkey, who is holding a coconut in its proper left hand. Interior and underside glazed blue. Interior of foot glazed with pink rim.

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