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Object Name Vase
Catalog Number 1950.39.2
Date ca. 1850
Material(s) Ceramic
Dimensions H-12 W-11 D-5 inches
Description The lip, base, and side decorations of this vase are formed by leaf shapes. The main leaf design is done in turqoise green with gilded edges. There is a pink flower at the top in the center with gilded markings in the center. The front of the body of the vase is white with a painted floral design. The back is plain white. On the base of the vase are three flowers. The two on each side are blue and the one in the middle is pink. All three have gilded edges and decorations.
Notes Maker's mark indicates manufacture in Sitzendorf, Germany
Collection Mrs. John A. Fox Collection
Subjects Vases
Flower arrangements
Search Terms flowers
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS