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Bank, ca. 1900

  • George E. Ohr, American, 1857-1918
  • Biloxi Art Pottery, American, 1878 - 1909

Earthenware

  • Overall: 2 15/16 × 3 5/8 × 3 3/8 inches (7.5 × 9.2 × 8.6 cm)

Collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts

1999.108

March 1899. Purchased by Armand H. Griffith from George Ohr (the Biloxi Pottery) in Biloxi, Mississippi April 1899. Loaned by Armand H. Griffith to the Detroit Museum of Art 1989. Found in the collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

"American Decorative Arts Acquisitions 1985-2005." Bulletin of the DIA 81, 1-2 (2007): p. 50.

George E. Ohr; Biloxi Art Pottery, Bank, ca. 1900, earthenware. Detroit Institute of Arts, Collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts, 1999.108.