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1931

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1943

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1996

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Vase (Germany)

This is a Vase. It was designed by Adolf Behrmann and manufactured by Max Roesler Factory. It is dated 1931–1943 and we acquired it in 1996. Its medium is glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Victor Wiener. It is credited Gift of Victor Wiener.

Its dimensions are

height 19.8, diameter 12.6 centimeters

It has the following markings

On bottom of vase in blue, a shield containing a rose surmounted by "Max Roesler" and then "Darmstadt" beneath. Below this mark sits "ENTW. PROF. BEHRMAN" contained in an outline of blue with stepped sides. Also, incised "0108/2".

Cite this object as

Vase (Germany); Designed by Adolf Behrmann (German, 1876 – 1942); glazed earthenware; height 19.8, diameter 12.6 centimeters; Gift of Victor Wiener; 1996-18-115

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