Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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urn with lid
  • James Sheldon Carey
    1911–1999
    born: Bath, New York, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • urn with lid, 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • stoneware
  • Object Height/Diameter: 2.3 x 27.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7/8 x 10 13/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Swannie Smith Zink Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1959.0018.a,b
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Urn made of gray stoneware with brown speckles and a brown leaf motif or abstract pattern circling the body. The lid has a wide base, but tapers in and flares out again at the top.