Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Amelia Browne Sprague, decorator
    born: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
    Rookwood Pottery, manufacturer
    active 1880–1967
  • vase, 1900
  • Where object was made: United States
  • earthenware, slip, glazing
  • Object Height: 24.1 cm
    Object Height: 9 1/2 in
  • Bequest of Mrs. Elizabeth Sprague
  • On view: Kress Gallery, 407, C2
  • 1972.0216
Label Text

Earthenware vase in an inverted egg shape, with two handles at neck and slip decoration of poppies. White or olive body (between stoneware and semi-porcelain), standard glaze line.