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Vase Vase

This is a vase. It was decorated by Edward Timothy Hurley and manufactured by Rookwood Pottery. It is dated 1909 and we acquired it in 1984. Its medium is glazed stoneware. 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 America's Beauty on a Vase.

This object was donated by Marcia Goodman and William Goodman. It is credited Gift of Marcia and William Goodman.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 34.7 x 16.5 cm (13 11/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

All on underside: artist's monogram incised: "E.T.H." underglaze; "V" impressed underglaze; "RP" cipher with 14 flames; "IX" beneath "1659 B/V" underglaze; "1659B" underglaze.

Cite this object as

Vase Vase; Manufactured by Rookwood Pottery (United States); USA; glazed stoneware; H x diam.: 34.7 x 16.5 cm (13 11/16 x 6 1/2 in.); Gift of Marcia and William Goodman; 1984-84-1

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Frederic Church, Winslow Homer & Thomas Moran: Tourism and the American Landscape.

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