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Vase (USA)

This is a vase. It was made by George E. Ohr. It is dated 1895–1900 and we acquired it in 1982. Its medium is glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

  • Bowl (USA)
  • painted and glazed earthenware.
  • Gift of Marcia and William Goodman.
  • 1984-84-34

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 15 x 17.2 cm (5 7/8 x 6 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Incised on underside of base: "G E Ohr / Biloxi " in flowery script

Cite this object as

Vase (USA); Made by George E. Ohr (American, 1857–1918); glazed earthenware; H x diam.: 15 x 17.2 cm (5 7/8 x 6 3/4 in.); 1982-66-2

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