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Bowl-shaped vase with short modeled neck; heavy glaze shaded from olive brown to deep orange; decorated with nasturtiums, in the same tones; originally had cover with row of perforations.

Marks

Marked on underside of bottom: crown with three flames / [reverse] R P/ 326 [or 826] / S

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Maria Longworth Nichols, 1890.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Maria Longworth Nichols

American, 1889

Object Place

Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

Dimensions

12.7 x 17.78 x 17.78 cm (5 x 7 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

82.163

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with underglaze decoration

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware