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MEDIUM Glazed Earthenware
  • Place Made: Germany
  • DATES 20th century
    DIMENSIONS 6 x 3 3/8 x 3 3/8 in. (15.3 x 8.6 x 8.6 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Underside: impressed [shield]/'0149'; stamped, in dark blue: [Company Logo]/ 'WAECHTERSBACH'/ Attached paper label(underside) in blue ink:' 8119'
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1999.152.249
    CREDIT LINE Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Dark green earthenware cylindrical shaped vase with decoration of alternating light and dark glazed floral pattern. Dark green glaze, cylindrical vase with short neck and rounded rim, with decoration of a continuous repeated alternating design set in a square, of a flower with spiky petals, half of flower in each square has green petals against black and in other half of square reverse color order.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Waechtersbach. Vase, 20th century. Glazed Earthenware, 6 x 3 3/8 x 3 3/8 in. (15.3 x 8.6 x 8.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller, 1999.152.249. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1999.152.249.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, CUR.1999.152.249.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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