Citation
Die Tiefe des Meeres [The Depths of the Ocean]

Material Information

Title:
Die Tiefe des Meeres [The Depths of the Ocean] [urn]
Creator:
Karl Klaus ( Designer )
Ernst Wahliss ( Maker )
Place of Publication:
Germany, Turn-Teplitz and Vienna
Creation Date:
1911 __ 1912
Materials:
earthenware ( medium )
silver ( medium )
Measurements:
32-1/2 in x 8-5/8 diameter in ( Dimensions, overall )
28-1/8 in x 8-5/8 diameter in ( Dimensions, urn (a) )
5-3/8 in x 8-1/4 diameter in ( Dimensions, lid (b) )
82.6 cm x 21.9 diameter cm ( Dimensions, overall )
71.4 cm x 21.9 diameter cm ( Dimensions, urn (a) )
13.7 cm x 21.0 diameter cm ( Dimensions, lid (b) )

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Animals
Genre:
urns ( aat )

Notes

Abstract:
Serpentine-shaped gloss glazed earthenware urn entitled "Die Tiefe des Meeres"; depicts sea-life and undersea foliation delineated within hand-painted silver-leaf border; dark blue and green background. a: urn, b: lid
Preferred Citation:
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection

Record Information

Source Institution:
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location:
The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
TD1993.148.1 a,b ( accession number )
Classification:
Decorative Arts