Vase

Object Number: 
1954.175
Date: 
1923-1950
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/8 x 4 7/8 in. ( 13 x 12.4 cm )
Marks: 
incised: on base: "Inwood Pottery"
Description: 
Wheelthrown redware vessel with a scalloped edge; cylindrical neck decorated with incised geometric pattern; shouldered body tapers to a small circular base and is dark brown in color.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this vase is a reproduction of Iroquois Indian pottery. Inwood Pottery Studios was built on the site of an old Indian village called Shopakop-kik but moved to 168th Street in 1936 when the city of New York designated that land for a park.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Dorothy C. Barck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group