Oct 22, 2008
Jan 31, 2006

Warrior Heads Plaque (Plaque, No. 5)

Warrior Heads Plaque (Plaque, No. 5)


Viktor Schreckengost

(American, Cleveland, 1906–2008)


Cowan Pottery Studio

(American, Ohio, Rocky River, 1912–1931)

Ceramic with underglaze painting and clear glaze

Diameter: 6.4 x 43.2 cm (2 1/2 x 17 in.)

Hinman B. Hurlbut Collection 1931.1760



Viktor Schreckengost decorated this charger for Cowan Pottery shortly after his return from studying in Vienna, where he honed his skills in drawing heroic figures and geometric patterns.

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