Made by 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: 6 x 10.8 cm (2 3/8 x 4 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with glaze
Not On View
Green bulbous vase decorated with dentil pattern and brown glaze inside.
By incising the designs into the clay body before filling them with wax, the decorators exaggerated the depth and graphic effect of the black outlines.
"12-13 / PETER / SEG / [picture of a bird on branch] / S.G."
Early history unknown; group inherited or purchased at auction or on Ebay by David L. Bloom, Boston, Massachusetts, between 1982 and 2005; 2008, given by David L. Bloom and family to the Museum (Accession Date: January 21, 2009)
Gift of Dr. David L. Bloom and Family in honor of his mother, Sara Galner Bloom
Reproduced with permission.