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This vase is in the baluster shape and has a fine turquoise blue crackled glaze. It has been broken in many pieces and restored. The composition of the body is in line with typical pottery techniques found in major centers of the Iranian Islamic world which utilized a frit body covered with glaze. 
Iranian (Iranian)
1500 – 1699
Transfer from the College of Architecture and Design
This vase in iridescent glass consists of a large swelling shoulder that tapers towards a narrow base. The decoration in mauve, pink, blue and brown includes feather designs, including peacock tail "eye" design.
Louis Comfort Tiffany
1896 – 1900
University purchase 1930, transferred to the Museum of Art, 1972/2.200

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Two-handled Vase
1745 – 1755
Transfer from the College of Architecture and Design
Ceramic vessel with round body wide mouth and slightly flared lip covered in a bright blue-gold iridescent glaze
Pewabic Pottery
1915 – 1925
Transfer from the College of Architecture and Design
Bottle-shaped vessel with long narrow neck and small mouth covered in an iridescent glaze in two tones, with a light silver-gray glaze on upper half and dark brownish glaze on bottom half of vessel
Pewabic Pottery
Transfer from the College of Architecture and Design
This small vase has a thick blue-green glaze that extends down about 3/4 of the vessel; the base remains unglazed, exposing the brownish clay body.
Pewabic Pottery
Miniature Vase
1930 – 1940
Transfer from the College of Architecture and Design

Seifû Yohei III
Miniature marbled celadon vase with tiny mouth
early 1880s - early 1910s
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
Cup-shaped vessel with foot covered with a semi-matte creating a mottled effect in muddy shades of rose and green
Pewabic Pottery
1912 – 1922
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
The vase uses Shigaraki clay and the wood-firing process.  The deformities and imperfections are intentional, and in Iga style.  It has a lopsided lip edge at the top, with a deep indentation circling the vase just below it.  The texture of this piece is splotchy and ridged, and the colors are earth tones, ranging from tans to dark, forest greens.
Takahashi Rakusai III
Shigaraki Ware Flower Vase
1960 – 1963
Museum Purchase
Vase has a rounded form and a matte green glaze.  Molded and incised designs include a stylized peacock feather and zig-zag decoration on shoulder of vessel.  Overall effect is of a simplified and sophisticated form.
Rookwood Pottery
Bowl with Peacock Design
Gift of G. Robina Quale-Leach
A globular vase tapering to the base and to a tall flaring neck with dish-shaped mouth.  There are two double coiled handles applied to shoulders.  It is covered in gray-green glaze.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
581 – 618
Gift of Ping and Zenobia Lee

Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Ko-kiyomizu ware flower vase with painted design of plum and bamboo
1615 – 1868
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
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