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Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Water Container
19th century
Transfer from the School of Art and the College of Architecture and Urban Planning.
1997/1.217

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Embroidery fragments (containers and fans)
20th century
Gift of Doris and Herbert Sloan
1998/2.40.1

Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Water Container with Wide Mouth
19th century
Transfer from the School of Art and the College of Architecture and Urban Planning.
1997/1.216

Tuareg
Container for liquids with four nozzles
1900 – 1984
Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Horace M. Miner
1984/1.313

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Embroidery fragments (containers and fans)
20th century
Gift of Doris and Herbert Sloan
1998/2.40.2
This pitcher has a raised design of plants that extends from the base up to the handle and spout.  The matte glaze ranges from brown to peach to red.
Markham Art Pottery
Pitcher
1904 – 1913
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. E. Thurston Thieme, from the collection of Professor and Mrs. Hugo Paul Thieme, March 26, 2007
2007/1.98

Josef Hoffmann
Lamp Base
1920 – 1925
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William Muschenheim
1962/1.102
A large stoneware jar with a slightly tapered body, wide shoulders and a wide flaring mouth.  There are smaller jars stacked on top, getting progressively smaller, topped with a hipped roof mimicking contemporary architectural features and additional architectural features such as towers around the mouth and a plethora of assorted figures, birds, and cosmological animals applied around the top half of the vessel.  It is covered in a grey-green celadon glaze. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Funerary Jar
265 – 317
Museum purchase made possible by a gift from William and Martha Steen
2000/1.39
This small square vase has a body with a raised pattern and a matte glaze of orange and brown colors.
Markham Art Pottery
Square low vase
1904 – 1913
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. E. Thurston Thieme, from the collection of Professor and Mrs. Hugo Paul Thieme, March 26, 2007
2007/1.97
This slender vase has a matte glaze with accents of green, pink and purple in an overall whiteish body.
Markham Art Pottery
Vase
1904 – 1913
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. E. Thurston Thieme, from the collection of Professor and Mrs. Hugo Paul Thieme, March 26, 2007
2007/1.96
This brown vase has a raised design on the surface.  The vessel has a fairly wide mouth and gently swelling shape.
Markham Art Pottery
Vase
1904 – 1913
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. E. Thurston Thieme, from the collection of Professor and Mrs. Hugo Paul Thieme, March 26, 2007
2007/1.99
Wine drinking goblet or beaker with a wide, trumpet-shaped mouth, narrow, banded waist, and flaring foot. The slender silhouette of the vessel suggests a date towards the end of the Late Shang period. The body is decorated with Tao-tie mask design, divided by the elaborate raised flanges. An inscription is found inside the flaring foot, presumably the name of the person that the vessel is dedicated.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Gu (libation goblet, one of a pair with 1948/1.117)
8700 BCE
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1948/1.118
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