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Vase, Sandstone Artware

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Glazed earthenware
DATES 1940-1957
DIMENSIONS 15 1/4 x 4 1/8 in. (38.7 x 10.5 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS On bottom at center, stenciled in blue: "Glidden/[company logo]" Below, in pencil: "4017/USA"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Gift of Paul F. Walter
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CAPTION Glidden Pottery (1940-1957). Vase, Sandstone Artware, 1940-1957. Glazed earthenware, 15 1/4 x 4 1/8 in. (38.7 x 10.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 2007.62.17. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2007.62.17_mark.jpg)
IMAGE mark, CUR.2007.62.17_mark.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2012
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Tall cylindrical vase with canted shoulder to slightly-upturned opening. Mottled matte glaze of off-white with irregular green and brown stripes.
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