7 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (19.1 x 16.5 x 16.5 cm) (show scale)
JD monogram on bottom
Gift of Robert J. Mehlman
Jar (a) with cover (b), glazed raku earthenware. Spherical body sits on short foot ring. Foot ring and lowest band of body unglazed, charcoal grey. Above this is a wide band of buff glaze and at the shoulder is band of reserve ground decoration with unglazed charcoal grey scalloped reserved areas enclosing yellow glazed double triangles; green band below and brown and green band above with wide band of dark brown on upper shoulder; buff rim and bull interior. Lid (b) has buff glaze with band of dark brown and green at edge. Stepped finial in buff, brown and green.
CONDITION: Some crazing in glaze. Finial broken and repaired.
This item is not on view
Jamie Davis (American, born 1945). Covered Jar, ca. 1976. Ceramic, 7 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (19.1 x 16.5 x 16.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Robert J. Mehlman, 85.209a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 85.209a-b_bw.jpg)
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