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Vase

Slip-cast porcelain vase with crystalline glaze in peach-colored background with iridescent bands of color and flower-like forms in gold, white, and off-white; vase-shaped body and thin, round, slightly raised neck; incised mark "JC" and "MN" written on bottom.

Provenance

Descended to the daughter of the artist, Jane Cayford Nylander; to MFA, 1994, gift of Jane Cayford Nylander.

Credit Line

Gift of Jane Cayford Nylander in memory of James Merritt Cayford

American, 1935–37

Object Place

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number

1994.249

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain