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Vase

Medium: brass with enamel
Dimensions:
19 inches (48.3 cm)
Classification: Household Accessories
Credit Line: Gift of Nelda C. Stark, 1981
Object number: 48.900.29
1965 Appraisal: 296
1979 York Appraisal: 489
Accession Number: 1980.33.1
DescriptionAmphora shaped; blue ground; koi-type fish in shades of red and brown; green and gold water lily leaves.
Provenance: W.H. Stark [1851-1936] and Miriam Lutcher Stark [Mrs. W.H. Stark, 1859-1936] [1][2]; by inheritance to their son H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; by inheritance to his wife Nelda C. Stark [1909-1999]; gifted December 11, 1980 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; accessioned to The W.H. Stark House | 1. Visible in the historic photographs of the Stark House | 2. See 1921 American Appraisal Company Appraisal of Furnishings of the Residence of W.H. Stark Orange, Texas. Page 44 entry 2.
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  • Fish