Grainger and Co.. <em>Vase</em>, ca. 1895. Porcelain, 9 1/4 x 7 x 2 3/4 in. (23.5 x 17.8 x 7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller, 1999.152.257. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1999.152.255_view1.jpg)

Vase

Artist:Grainger and Co.

Medium: Porcelain

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1895

Dimensions: 9 1/4 x 7 x 2 3/4 in. (23.5 x 17.8 x 7 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 6H00, 3C

Accession Number: 1999.152.257

Image: CUR.1999.152.255_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pilgrim bottle dark blue glazed vase with gilt decoration. Dark blue pilgrim vase with short neck and at shoulders, mirrored entwined snake handles resting on the top of a female mask with drapery, snake scales and eyes in gold and gold highlights to female mask; main body with gilt decoration of a dragon fly in flight and flowers (catkins), on reverse, smaller floral spray in gilt. The whole on four vertical and squared feet with a raised 'H' design, highlighted in gold paint on the feet.

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