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American Decorative Arts
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Maker: John May, American, 1908–1989

Shallow bowl

ca. 1954

Unidentified tropical hardwood, perhaps of the rosewood family

1 3/4 × 9 1/2 in. (4.445 × 24.13 cm)
Gift of Jane and Arthur Mason in memory of George Zachary Mason, M.F. 1911
2002.122.1
Geography: 
Made in Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Provenance: 

Acquired by the donors from Jack Lenor Larsen

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2002,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2003): 146.

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