Requires Photography

Small pitcher

1964–76
John Burton (1894–1985)


Object Place: Santa Barbara, California, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 10.2 x 6.4 x 6.4 cm (4 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1987.203

Medium or Technique

Blown glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Glass

Oil vase (aryballos) with rounded body, spout lip, tapered neck, and applied handle and foot. 3 applied rounded glass bands on the body, which are assymetrical and bumpy. Clear colorless glass and base with pale yellow and blue striping.

Markings

Marked on bottomw with yellow glass "J".

Provenance

1987, gift of Elsie Burton (wife of the artist), Kapaa, Hawaii, to the MFA (Accession date: March 25, 1987).

Credit Line

Gift of Elsie Burton