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Object Timeline

1906

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2021

2022

Gourd-Shaped Vase Vase

This is a Vase. It is dated 1670–1680 and we acquired it in 1906. Its medium is tin-glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. John B. Trevor.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 28.5 × 15 × 16.7 cm (11 1/4 × 5 7/8 × 6 9/16 in.)

It has the following markings

unmarked

It is inscribed

uninscribed

Cite this object as

Gourd-Shaped Vase Vase; tin-glazed earthenware; H x W x D: 28.5 × 15 × 16.7 cm (11 1/4 × 5 7/8 × 6 9/16 in.); 1906-23-22

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