Spiral Vessel

1999


Object Place: Antioch, Tennessee, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 31 x 38.1 cm (12 3/16 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

2000.550

Medium or Technique

Turned, carved, textured cherry

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Wood Carvings / Turnings

Turned bowl of a spherical shape consisting of eight carved, lobed sections that begin at the rim and expand and contract with shape of vessel. The surface has been lightly hammered to create a softly modulated effect.

Signed

Incised with pencil, "John Jordan / '99"

Provenance

Purchased as Director's Choice at the 1999 Crafts at the CAstle exhibition, Boston, Massachusetts.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds contributed by Henry H. Hoyt, Jr., in honor of Jonathan L. Fairbanks

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.