Vase

about 1902
Newcomb Pottery (active 1894–1940), Potter Joseph Fortune Meyer (American, 1848–1931)


Object Place: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Dimensions

29.21 x 16.51 x 16.51 cm (11 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1980.226

Medium or Technique

Glazed earthenware

On View

Lorraine and Alan Bressler Gallery (Gallery 222)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Markings

E Le B --scratched into base
MHLeB --(conjoined) painted on base in blue
W44 --painted on base in blue
N within a C --incised into base and painted in blue
JM --(conjoined) incised into base
Q -- incised into base

Provenance

Early history unknown; by 1980, with John S. Wyatt, Jr., West Falmouth, Massachusetts; 1980, purchased from Wyatt by the MFA.

Credit Line

Laurie Crichton Memorial Fund