Vase

c. 1929
(American, 1889–1962)
(American, 1916–34)
Overall: 12.7 x 15 x 18.7 cm (5 x 5 7/8 x 7 3/8 in.)
Weight: 2.35 lb
Location: not on view
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Sebring Pottery Company was one of several important ceramic manufacturers located in Ohio during the early 20th century.

Description

This bud vase constitutes a rare foray into avant-garde ceramic design intended for mass consumption. Its gracefully clustered geometric form was inspired by contemporary skyscrapers. For many artists during this time, the urban environment signaled modernity.
Vase

Vase

c. 1929

Gale Turnbull, Sebring Pottery Company

(American, 1889–1962), (American, 1916–34)
America, Ohio, Sebring

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