Paul Revere Pottery of the Saturday Evening Girls club (active 1908–1942), Decorated by Sara Galner (American, born Austria–Hungary, 1894–1982)
Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts
Overall: 7 x 30.5 cm (2 3/4 x 12 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with glaze
Not On View
Low, round, large green vase decorated with daffodills.
The more subtle tones, dull finish, and static design of early pottery production were later substituted for the more vibrant, animated, and playful version of later years, as seen in the high gloss finish of this daffodil low bowl.
"S.E.G. / 11–16 / S / G [SG in a circle]"
Early history unknown; some time between 1987 and 2005, acquired by Dr. David L. Bloom, Morristown, NJ, then Boston, MA from "an older woman" through a privaet slae brokered by Smith and Jones auction house, Sudbury, MA; given by Dr. David L. Bloom to the MFA (Accession date: XXXX)
Gift of Dr. David L. Bloom and family in honor of his mother, Sara Galner Bloom
Reproduced with permission.