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This small vase has a matte black glaze on the lower portion and a thick green glaze with many bubbles in it that extends from the narrow mouth across the shoulder of the vessel.
Pewabic Pottery
Vase
1917
Transfer from the College of Architecture and Design
1972/2.184
Footed vessel with round body, short neck and flared mouth covered with an iridescent glaze over a semi-matte glaze that creates an appearance of irregular patches of color. It has an overall blue-green appearance. The rings of the thrown clay can be seen beneath the glaze.
Pewabic Pottery
Vase
1922
Transfer from the College of Architecture and Design
1972/2.193

Kawai Kanjirô
Ovoid vase
1937 – 1938
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen H. Spurr
2003/2.15
Ovoid stoneware vase with brown iron glaze and bamboo design stretching diagonally across the height of the vase.  A short, tapered neck flares iinto a wide rimmed opening.
Hamada Shōji
Large Ovoid Vase with Bamboo Design
1930 – 1950
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen H. Spurr
2003/2.16
Cloisonne (metalwork with enamel decor) jar.  This jar uses brightly colored red, blue, green, yellow, and pinkish-purple enamelsto decorate its registers with intricate floral and vegetal patterns.  Mounted on a sturdy circular base, the body of the vase flares outward to its widest point, then curves inward more steeply toward the neck, from which a bowl-like mouth curves upwards.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Vase (one of a pair)
19th century
Gift of Doris Duke's Southeast Asian Art Collection
2005/1.470.2
This rectangular vase is decorated in one corber with a wheel or foral design carved into the clay. The opening edges of the vase are not straight, but asymmetrical. The natural ash glaze decorates the vase with varyig shades of gray.
Kōyama Kiyoko
Vase
1995 – 2005
Gift of Lori and David London
2010/1.204
A gold colored porcelain urn. Images are included on the sides.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Satsuma Urn
1867 – 1899
Gift of Mary Beth and Holger Petersen
2011/1.77

Edwin and Mary Scheier
Vase
20th century
Gift of Professor Charles H. and Katharine C. Sawyer
2002/2.197
White glazed pot with a spherical shape. The underglaze is brown and creates a mottled pattern with the white overglaze.
J.T. Abernathy
Spherical Pot
1933 – 2015
Bequest of Robert C. Metcalf
2017/2.114
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
A porcelain bottle vase of double gourd form on a flared footring with tall narrow neck and the reverse side flat with a slot for hanging. The vase is outlined in underglaze blue and has a six-character Wanli mark in a plaque framed by a polychrome overglaze lotus leaf on the top, and a lotus flower on the bottom. The front is decorated with underglaze blue and polychrome overglaze enamels to depict a pair of phoenixes flying among clouds on the upper bulb, and two phoenixes facing each other among an earthly flower garden on the lower bulb. These are confined between<em> lingzhi</em>-shaped clouds and lotus meander borders, with banana leaf lappets around the rim, all covered in a clear glaze. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Double-Gourd Wall Vase
1573 – 1620
Gift of Marian Doering in memory of Paul M. Doering
1979/2.12
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