Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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calla lily vase
  • Black, Starr and Frost, manufacturer
    active 1874–1929
  • calla lily vase, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: New York, New York, United States
  • sterling silver
  • Object Height/Diameter: 44.5 x 14 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 17 1/2 x 5 1/2 in
  • Gift of Mrs. James H. Walker Jr.
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet H5
  • 1992.0411
Label Text

Vase in the image of a vertically oriented calla lily. Flower is top quarter of vase. Three leaves, 2 originate at base, third originates half way up and wraps around flower. Base is plain with 4 small leaves. Interior of lily is smooth, exterior has vertical lines, as do leaves.