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vase
  • William Chambers
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • vase, 1840
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • copper lusterware, earthenware
  • Object Height/Width: 16.3 x 10 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 3/8 x 3 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Simons Gallery, 316, C2
  • 1928.1965
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Copper luster vase with a white reserve circle on the front and back. Inside one of the circles is a clock face with Roman numerals. Inside the other circle is a purple, transfer printed image of a Chinese figure. The body is circular with two small "C" shaped pieces on top. It has a short neck which is flared and ruffled at the top. Possibly Llanelly pottery.