Vase

American
20th century
Frederick H. Norton (American, 1896–1992)


Object Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

8.57 x 6.35 x 6.35 cm (3 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1971.605

Medium or Technique

Ceramic; earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Miniature vase with bulbous body tapering to a long neck; slight rim at mouth. Blue glazed with deeper blue specks over body and graduated deep blue band around base.

Provenance

To MFA, 1971, gift of Professor Emeritus F. H. Norton and the Department of Metallurgy and Materials Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Credit Line

Gift of Professor Emeritus F. H. Norton and the Department of Metallurgy and Materials Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology