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"Echo" creamer

American
1954–56
Manufactured by Franciscan Division, Gladding, McBean & Co. (active 1875–1984)


Object Place: Glendale, California

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 13.7 x 9.5 cm (3 7/8 x 5 3/8 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2005.256

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with white glaze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Bulbous body with straight-sided, angled rim, opening into a spout at it’s highest point; loop, C-shaped handle; white glaze body with black branches with green and black leaves and black asteriks-shapes with pink diamonds on the ends

Markings

Stamped in circular design:
"[COPYRIGHT SIGN] FRANCISCAN ["R" IN CIRCLE] OVER-SAFE"
inside circle:
"MADE IN/ CALIFORNIA/ U.S.A/ Color-Seal [in script]/ GLADDING, MCBEAN/ & CO."
Below circle: "F"

Provenance

Brett Angell; gift to MFA 2005.

Credit Line

Gift of Brett Angell