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Twisted spiral fragment, formed from melted kaolin which took this shape in coming through a screen. Deep purple glaze.

Provenance

To MFA, 1971, gift of Professor Emeritus F. H. Norton and the Department of Metallurgy and Materials Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Credit Line

Gift of Professor Emeritus F. H. Norton and the Department of Metallurgy and Materials Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

American, 20th century

Object Place

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

9.52 x 3.81 x 3.81 cm (3 3/4 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1971.616

Medium or Technique

Ceramic; earthenware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware