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Object Timeline

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1906

  • Work on this object began.

1926

  • Work on this object ended.

1983

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2020

  • You found it!

Plaque (USA), 1916

This is a Plaque. It was manufactured by Rookwood Pottery. It is dated 1916 and we acquired it in 1983. Its medium is glazed stoneware, wood frame. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Marcia and William Goodman.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 23.8 x 37.4 x 1.9 cm (9 3/8 x 14 3/4 x 3/4 in.) H x W (with frame): 37.8 x 51.4 cm (14 7/8 x 20 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Impressed on back: RP cipher with 14 flames, XVI beneath, also V. (designates vellum glaze) Incised on left edge: 36 / XVI, and artist's monogram. Artist's monogram incised on right edge, bottom. Artist's monogram signed on front, lower right, underglaze.

Cite this object as

Plaque (USA), 1916; Manufactured by Rookwood Pottery (United States); glazed stoneware, wood frame; H x W x D: 23.8 x 37.4 x 1.9 cm (9 3/8 x 14 3/4 x 3/4 in.) H x W (with frame): 37.8 x 51.4 cm (14 7/8 x 20 1/4 in.); Gift of Marcia and William Goodman; 1983-88-4

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