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Vase

about 1897
Grueby Faience Company (active 1894–1909)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 39.4 × 22.9 cm (15 1/2 × 9 in.)

Accession Number

2011.1689

Medium or Technique

Glazed stoneware

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Stoneware

Inscription

Four parallel gouge marks in underside.

Markings

Impressed into bottom: "GRUEBY / BOSTON, MASS."

Provenance

About 2003/2006, purchased at the Brimfield Antiques Show from "a couple from South Boston" by John Van Doren (dealer), New York State; 2011, sold by Van Doren, at the Brimfield Antiques Show, to J. Parker Prindle, Boston; 2011, gift of J. Parker Prindle to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of J. Parker Prindle, Jr. in memory of Carl Edwin Prindle