Narrow Necked Vessel

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Description

Peter Voulkos, Narrow Necked Vessel, 1953. Glazed stoneware. Collection of Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center. Gift of Joseph Fiore.

Title

Narrow Necked Vessel

Date

1953

Original Format

Medium

Glazed stoneware

Physical Dimensions

16 x 10 inches

Credit

Gift of Joseph Fiore

Image Description

A tall, egg-shaped vessel with a narrow neck and a wider rim; The vessel is glazed in earth tone washes with shades of blue, red, purple and brown. Small brown specks lightly dot the exterior. Many dark incised lines wrap horizontally around the vessel; some run parallel while others cross the vessel diagonally.

Citation

Voulkos, Peter, 1924-2002, “Narrow Necked Vessel,” Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center Digital Collections, accessed May 11, 2021, https://blackmountaincollege.omeka.net/items/show/652.

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