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Covered Bowl in the Form of a Red Cabbage or Tulip Bowl

This is a Bowl. It was probably Volkstedt and manufactured by Volkstedt. We acquired it in 1938. Its medium is porcelain, vitreous enamel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Week series in a post titled Strewing Flowers on the Table.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

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Covered Bowl in the Form of a Red Cabbage or Tulip Bowl; Probably Volkstedt ; Germany; porcelain, vitreous enamel; 1938-57-550-a,b

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