Artist George E. Ohr, American, 1857-1918
Pottery Biloxi Art Pottery, American, 1878 - 1909
Title
  • Teapot without lid
Date ca. 1900
Medium earthenware
Dimensions Overall: 3 3/4 × 7 × 4 1/2 inches (9.5 × 17.8 × 11.4 cm)
Credit Line Collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts
Accession Number 1999.106
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Marks Mark, in roman serif type, 2.5 mm tall, with no periods: GEO E OHR | BILOXI, MISS [Mark 5]
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)
"American Decorative Arts Acquisitions 1985-2005." Bulletin of the DIA 81,1-2 (2007): p. 50.