Vase

Date:
1940s

This vase may have contained fresh flowers as gardens were abundant around the barracks and classes were taught in the art of making silk and paper flowers.

Description (physical):

Glass. H 15.2, Dia 8.2 cm

Location:
5001 Hwy. 395 Independence,California 93526
Identifier:
MANZ 2255
Institution:
Manzanar National Historic Site

Vases (pair)

Date:
1830-1860
Publisher/Studio:
Paris

The lavish use of floral motifs on these vases is in keeping with Eliza Ridgely’s love of horticulture and the natural world. She may have acquired them during her sojourn in Paris in 1846-1848.

Description (physical):

Material: Porcelain. H: 32.5cm, W: 19cm, D: 13cm.

Location:
535 Hampton Lane Towson,Maryland 21286
Identifier:
HAMP10246_10247
Institution:
Hampton National Historic Site