Jar-shaped Vase

American
1933–40
Newcomb Pottery (active 1894–1940), Potter Francis A. Ford (American, born in 1916, active 1933–1948), Decorated by Aurelia Coralie Arbo (American, active 1931–1940)


Object Place: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Dimensions

11.43 x 13.33 x 13.33 cm (4 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1987.677

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Markings

Printed paper label affixed to base:
"NEWCOMB / POTTERY / DESIGNS ARE NOT / DUPLICATED / Subject: _______ (hand written in ink: LIVE OAKS / No__________ (hand written in ink: V47) Price _______ / NEW ORLEANS

Incised into base:
"V47"
"N" within a "C"
F
AA

Provenance

Collecton of Lura Woodside Watkins; to MFA, 1987, gift of C. Malcolm and Joan P. Watkins.

Credit Line

Gift of C. Malcolm and Joan P. Watkins in memory of Lura Woodside Watkins