13 in HIGH
(33.02 cm HIGH)
Gift of the Estate of Phoebe H. Brown

B, impressed: .Arequipa./California (encircling incised pot to L of foliate oak tree)
Fired by Ideals: Arequipa Pottery, November 13-April 29, 2001, OMCA, Art Special Gallery. International Arts and Crafts, The Victoria & Albert Museum, March 17, 2005 - May 20, 2006 (includes venues)

Baluster vase with straight-sided collar neck; flat flanged lip. White earthenware body, cast. Allover stylized design of trefoil leaves, smaller leaves, scroll stems, glazed green; large blossoms and buds glazed rose; clusters of three blossoms glazed lavender, all against a blue glazed ground. Design inspired by William Morris wallpapers.

Made at the studio of Arequipa Pottery, Fairfax, California. Probably attributed to Frederick Hurten Rhead.

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