There is one other image of this object. This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.


See more objects with the tag interior, decoration, container, asymmetry, irregular, folded, earth tones, ruffles.

See more objects with the color darkslategrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline


  • We acquired this object.




  • You found it!

Vase (USA), 1895–1900

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.
  • 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), 1895–1900; 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

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Vase (USA), 1895–1900 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=27 October 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>