Jardinière and Stand
19th or 20th century
a-Stand: 3 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 6 1/4 in. (8.9 x 15.9 x 15.9 cm)
b-Jardinière: 5 3/4 x 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. (14.6 x 18.4 x 18.4 cm)
on bottom of Jardiniere (b) impressed mark, partially illegible"...NGTON".
on bottom of Stand (a), illegible impressed numerals.
Gift of Paul F. Walter
Jardinière (b) and pedestal stand (a), glazed earthenware. Base (a) is a squat hourglass form. The overall pattern is a vertical, rhythmic rib design (gadrooning), alternating between thicker and thin ribs. The center has a raised horizontal band. The form resembles a stylized haystack. The jardinière (b) has a flared bulbous form. It has a similar gadrooned design to the stand but is swirled rather than vertical and is without a center band. Both pieces have a cream based color, with random areas of browns and turquoise. The glaze is possibly flint.
Condition: Good overall. Upper rim of base (a) has two glaze imperfections and a chip where a third glaze imperfection once occurred. Three cracks are visible on the interior of the base. Jardinière has two chips on the bottom. Various small cracks visible on the interior.
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Unknown. Jardinière and Stand, 19th or 20th century. Glazed earthenware, a-Stand: 3 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 6 1/4 in. (8.9 x 15.9 x 15.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 1999.108.15a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1999.108.15b.jpg)
component, overall, CUR.1999.108.15b.jpg
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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