Vase

Object Number: 
INV.13641
Date: 
1847-1858
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 3 in. ( 19 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Parian ware pear-shaped vase with flaring, fluted neck, molded in low relief with singing bird in swing enclosed by foliage, either side, and more three -dimensional grape clusters on either side, on stippled ground.
Gallery Label: 

The United States Pottery Company (1847 - 1858) produced ornamental objects including yellow ware with Rockingham and flint enamel glazes, agate and granite wares, porcelain and parian. Technically innovative, the United States Pottery Company gained national prominence when its wares were featured in the 1853 Crystal Palace Exhibition in New York City.

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Creative: Tronvig Group