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1917

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Vase (USA), 1917

This is a Vase. It was decorated by Sara Sax and produced by Rookwood Pottery. It is dated 1917 and we acquired it in 2013. Its medium is glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Harry C. Sigman.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 27.7 × 12 cm (10 7/8 × 4 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Marks on base, stamped; Rookwood reversed R back to back with P insignia with 16 flames, over "XVII" above "956C," as well as the insignia of the artist- a large "S" with end curling into an "x."

Cite this object as

Vase (USA), 1917; Decorated by Sara Sax (American, 1870–1949); glazed earthenware; H x diam.: 27.7 × 12 cm (10 7/8 × 4 3/4 in.); Gift of Harry C. Sigman; 2013-21-40

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