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Vase Vase

This is a Vase. It was decorated by Caroline Virginia (Rich) McGuffey and manufactured by Rookwood Pottery. It is dated 1882 and we acquired it in 1983. Its medium is earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Dona Guimaraes in memory of Sarah McGuffey.

  • Vase (France)
  • blown, cased, acid etched glass.
  • Gift of the Estate of Max Kobre.
  • 1996-45-17
  • Vase (France)
  • glass.
  • Museum purchase through gift of Jacob Schiff.
  • 1969-48-1

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 26 × 19.7 × 8.2 cm (10 1/4 × 7 3/4 × 3 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside of base: Raised letters "Rookwood Pottery" ; incised "C.V.M/1882"

Cite this object as

Vase Vase; Decorated by Caroline Virginia (Rich) McGuffey (American, 1839 – 1905); USA; earthenware; H x W x D: 26 × 19.7 × 8.2 cm (10 1/4 × 7 3/4 × 3 1/4 in.); Gift of Dona Guimaraes in memory of Sarah McGuffey; 1983-43-1

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