American Decorative Arts
Decorator: Harriet Wilcox, American, 1869–1943
Maker: Rookwood Pottery, American, 1880–1940

Biscuit jar

1890

Earthenware with standard glaze

7 in. (17.8 cm) other: 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Ross, Jr., B.A. 1959
1981.125a-b
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Kenneth R. Trapp, Ode to Nature: Flowers and Landscapes of the Rookwood Pottery, 1880-1940, exh. cat. (New York: Jordon-Volpe Gallery, 1980), 75, no. 15.

“Acquisitions 1981,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 38, no. 3 (Winter 1983): 75, ill.

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