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Large Vessel With Snake

1878–1915


Object Place: Biloxi, Mississippi

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 14.9 x 14.9 cm (3 7/8 x 5 7/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1199

Medium or Technique

Thrown, altered, and glazed ceramic Wheel-thrown and altered earthenware with glaze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics

Speckled dull yellow, green, and brown bowl with applied snake.

Inscription

Signed "G. E. Ohr"

Provenance

May 5, 1992, purchased by Daphne Farago from Donna Schneier Fine Arts; 2012, year-end gift of the Daphne Farago Collection to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection