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Gourd-shaped vessel having small foot, hourglass waist, and attenuated, narrow mouth. Molded form has raised stylized floral decoration running from base to shoulder in the art nouveau style.

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, January 197, at Cyclorama antiques show, Boston.

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Fund

American, 1903–04

Object Place

Zanesville, Ohio, United States

Dimensions

31.75 cm (12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1997.13

Medium or Technique

Molded, glazed stoneware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware