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Bowl

Vessel with blue glaze and black slip decoration. Within a broad circle inside bowl are painted four abstract leaf shapes surounded by smaller leaves. Four bands of vertical linew extend from circle to lip. Within each band is a tripartite arrangement having a stylized flower at center under...

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Provenance

Purchased privately by the seller from a Newton home about 1992; purchased by MFA 1997.

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Fund

American, 1924

Object Place

Woodstock, New York, United States

Accession Number

1997.14

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware