Vase - ROM2018_16198_12

ROM2018_16198_12

Vase

Maker: Unknown maker, likely from the Department of Mines
Medium:Ceramic with dark blue glaze
Geography: Port Dover, Ontario, Canada
Date: early 20th century
Dimensions:
14.0 (height) x 5.0 (rim diameter) cm
Object number: 923.42.12
Not on view
DescriptionThis vase, made with clay from Port Dover, Ontario, is part of a set that was donated to the ROM in the 1920s from the federal Department of Mines. It was either made likely as a test for a Port Dover area ceramic artist, or as part of a larger exploration into the viability of a Canadian ceramics industry.
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