Paul Revere Pottery of the Saturday Evening Girls club (active 1908–1942), Decorated by Sara Galner (American, born Austria–Hungary, 1894–1982)
Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts
Overall: 12.7 x 14 cm (5 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with glaze
Not On View
Cream jar decorated with images of bees.
The geometric pattern circling the rims of two honey jars seamlessly incorporates abstracted bees in the flat, decorative design. The flat, painted black outlines are more compatible than carved or other outlining techniques with the composition.
"S.E.G. / 1-2 [?]-14 / SG." and "xx"
Early history unknown; some time between 1987 and 2005, acquired by Dr. David L. Bloom, Morristown, NJ, then Boston, MA; given by Dr. David L. Bloom to the MFA (Accession date: XXXX)
Gift of Dr. David L. Bloom and family in honor of his mother, Sara Galner Bloom
Reproduced with permission.