Conch shell with crab, 1899

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

Earthenware

  • Overall: 5 × 10 1/8 × 7 3/8 inches (12.7 × 25.7 × 18.7 cm)

Collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts

1999.109

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Green (color)
  • Clay
  • Conch
  • Ceramic
  • Shell
  • Earthenware
  • Biloxi
  • Crab
  • Eel

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)

George E. Ohr; Biloxi Art Pottery, Conch shell with crab, 1899, earthenware. Detroit Institute of Arts, Collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts, 1999.109.