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vase with lid
  • China
  • vase with lid, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China
  • copper, enamel
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 40.5 x 10 x 25 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 15 15/16 x 3 15/16 x 9 13/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1825.a,b
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Description

Enameled vase with white spout, it has a white background with pink, green, blue, yellow, and black designs. There are floral designs and borders and one scene on each side of the vase. One side is decorated with a porch and grass with four children, the other with a porch, grass and a tree with four women. There are two small scenes on the neck of the vase. The handle and spout are light blue-green.

Lid (1928.1825.b), white background decorated with red, yellow, blue, green, and light blue-green designs. It has floral designs with two men and there is a small, dark blue bead on the top.