a rare earthenware vase


~SOLD~ to the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Purchased with funds contributed by the Young Friends of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2013. 2013-30-1

A rare Ram Arnhem vase, decor “Warboel”, painted with enamel paint in 7 shades yellow, ocre, brown, red, green, blue and black. Model 20. Marked with the painted factory mark “Ram” Arnhem Holland, dec. “warboel”, yearcode B and painters’ mark JB, Jan Branger. We have counted 47 small suns!

The Dutch Rijksmuseum has a similar vase, but with a different decoration, in collection.
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