Vase

American
about 1898–1900
Grueby Faience Company (active 1894–1909)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

31.43 x 13.97 x 13.97 cm (12 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

65.213

Medium or Technique

Glazed earthenware; Buff earthenware with applied decoration and matte glaze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Stoneware

Markings

Stamped into clay in circle with abstracted flower motif in center:
GRUEBY FAIENCE CO.
BOSTON U.S.A

"147" stamped in type face

Scratched into clay:
"MEB" or "MCB"

Provenance

Anonymous gift in memory of John G. Pierce, 1965.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of John G. Pierce