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1912

  • Work on this object began.

1922

  • Work on this object ended.

1966

  • We acquired this object.

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Vase (USA)

This is a vase. It was made by Joseph Fortune Meyer. It is dated ca. 1917 and we acquired it in 1966. Its medium is earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Miss Ruth Friedman. It is credited Gift of Ruth Friedman in memory of Harry G. Friedman.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 18.8 x 10.5 cm (7 3/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Vase (USA); Made by Joseph Fortune Meyer (1848 – 1931); earthenware; H x diam.: 18.8 x 10.5 cm (7 3/8 x 4 1/8 in.); Gift of Ruth Friedman in memory of Harry G. Friedman; 1966-3-17

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