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Footed Bowl

American
about 1955
Edwin Scheier (American, 1910–2008), Mary Goldsmith Scheier (American, 1908–2007)


Object Place: Durham, New Hampshire, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 22.5 x 19.1 x 18.4 cm (8 7/8 x 7 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1990.231

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with sgraffito decoration

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Stoneware

Footed bowl having a metallic glaze into which a calligraphic design has been inscribed. The design pattern in four inches wide and circumscribes the bowl. Interior glaze is brown.

Signed

Inscribed inside foot of bowl: "Scheier"

Provenance

To MFA, 1990, gift of Margaret Craver Withers.

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers