Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
70.3.68
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.1 cm, Diam (rim): 4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1970
Credit Line: 
Exchange with Klaus and Ingard Moje
Primary Description: 
Colorless; decorated with stains which appear to be magenta, yellowish-brown, silvery gray and dark gray; blown with rim ground and polished and base ground; painted with metallic oxides and refired to create stained effect. Vase: cylindrical. Rim plain, wall vertical, base plain with broad, shallow concavity. Entire wall decorated with horizontal bands of colored stain: (from top to bottom) broad magenta with narrow dark gray border at bottom, narrow silver, very narrow magenta with dark gray borders above and below, very narrow silver, broad yellowish-brown, narrow silver, broad magenta with dark gray borders above and below, very narrow yellowish-brown, narrow silver, very narrow yellowish-brown, narrow magenta with dark gray border above and below, broad silver, narrow yellowish-brown, very narrow magenta with dark gray borders above and below, very narrow silver, very narrow magenta with dark gray borders above and below, and narrow yellowish-brown. Inscribed on edge of base with diamond point: "MOJE 70 MADE IN GERMANY".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Moje, Klaus ((German, b. 1936)), Source