Solomon Bell (American, 1817-1882). <em>Urn or Pot</em>, 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)

Urn or Pot

Artist:Solomon Bell

Medium: Earthenware

Geograhical Locations:

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)


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

Accession Number: 44.196.13

Image: 44.196.13.jpg,

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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