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MEDIUM Glazed earthenware
DATES ca. 1984
DIMENSIONS 7 1/2 x 10 x 10 in. (19.1 x 25.4 x 25.4 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Incised on bottom: "Dillingham / Feb 84 - 3"
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
CREDIT LINE H. Randolph Lever Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Ceramic vase. Round body without foot, sits on plastic ring. Small circular opening at top, which flares slightly and has a smoothed edge. Piece is made from an earthenware vase which was broken after the first firing, the pieces glazed in gold, orange, red and blue with gold leaf applied and then glued back together. The glazes are unevenly applied across the surface creating shiny and dull finishes. The glazed areas are bordered by the glued edges of each fragment. Condition: Mint
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CAPTION Rick Dillingham (1952–1994). Vase, ca. 1984. Glazed earthenware, 7 1/2 x 10 x 10 in. (19.1 x 25.4 x 25.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 85.13a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 85.13_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 85.13_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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