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Title: Vase
Name: Vase
Date: 1910
Medium: Ceramic
Country/Culture: American
Dimensions: 6 × 5 × 5 in. (15.2 × 12.7 × 12.7 cm)
Marks: Impressed marks include the Newcomb College logo, the M monogram of potter Joseph Meyer and the letter K for a clay body used with glossy Newcomb. The date code DT-56 for 1910 is written in cobalt slip as are the decorators marks that include the monogram for Anna Francis Simpson and the signature for Maude Robinson.
Classification: Decorative Arts, Ceramics
Credit Line: Purchased by University Museums. Funded by Carol Pletcher and the Neva M. Petersen Aquisition Endowment Fund. In the permanent collection, Farm House Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Object Number: UM2017.152
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Rare 1910 double signed Newcomb Pottery high glaze vase by potter Joseph Fortune Meyer with a combined decorating effort by Anna Francis Simpson and Maude Robinson.