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"Aqua Marine" bowl

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Large bowl with pink glaze with sgrafitto decoration of wavy lines and stylized fish; raised on short circular foot; matte black glaze on underside. Condition is excellent, with one chip to the rim.

Marks

"Roselane" in script in a banner above "PASADENA CALIF" above an indistinct number

Provenance

Purchased on Ebay in 2003 by the donor; to MFA, 2003, gift of Brett Angell.

Credit Line

Gift of Brett Angell

American, made 1945–52

Object Place

Pasadena, California

Dimensions

Height by Diam.: 7.5 x 35.2 cm (2 15/16 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2003.765

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware