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Caned Sphere

Spherical pot with sharply tapering black foot. Black neck tapers upward into two prongs pierced to insert three lenghts of cane horizontally; u-shaped voids on alternate sides. Low temperature salt-fired. Body various shades of pink, gray, and brown with black lines from hay impressed during...

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Provenance

Purchased by MFA, 1983, from the artist.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William White Howells

American, 1983

Object Place

Edinboro, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

1983.232

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware