Bud Vase with Fish Design
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Record 14/28
Accession# 87.3.2
Collection WAMA Permanent Collection
Artist Walter Anderson
Artist2 Peter Anderson
Date c. 1948
Description "Bud Vase with Fish Design" -- ceramic -- c. 1948.

Decorated bud vase. Underglaze decoration on earthenware. Mold designed by Peter Anderson. Decorated by Walter Anderson.

Note from original accession work sheet: "One of a pair of matching vases with lip, made from a mold by Peter Anderson and hand decorated by Walter Anderson. Incised fish design on two sides.... Mustard-tan clay body shows through clear glaze over underglaze colors of blue, green rust, white and black. Uneven foot...".

Clear glaze over all. Some blue around the lip. This vase is one of a pair with 87.3.1.
Bottom is slightly uneven.
Dimensions H-6.52 Dia-3 inches
Object ID 87.3.2
Object Name Vase
Title Bud Vase with Fish Design
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Last modified on: July 02, 2012