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Vase with two lids

Artist: Brother Thomas Bezanson

Date: c.1989
Overall (G98.4.1.1-3): 25.5 x 7 cm (10 1/16 x 2 3/4 in.)
Medium: Porcelain, saffron yellow glaze with kaki
Credit Line: Presented in celebration of Edith Bloom by Brother Thomas, the artist, and Sue and Bernie Pucker.
Origin:United States, Pennsylvania
Object number: G98.4.1.1-3
DescriptionHand-built vase of ovoid form with broad shoulders, and a narrowing tapering foot. The flat covers lying flush with the shoulders, and one has a loop handle and the other a button finial. It is covered in a saffron yellow glaze with kaki (persimmon or orange-brown coloured glaze - a colour introduced in the Sung period at the Ding ware kilns).