There are 2 other images of this object. This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the tag mythology, floral, decor, palette, ceramic, urn, Spain.

Object Timeline

2016

2017

  • We acquired this object.

2022

  • You found it!

Urn

This is a urn. It was manufactured by Olérys and Laugier's pottery factory. It is dated ca. 1780 and we acquired it in 2017. Its medium is tin-glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Clare E. Thaw and Eugene V. Thaw. It is credited Gift of Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw.

  • Urn (France)
  • ormolu mounted cut glass, gilt bronze.
  • Gift of Mrs. Howard J. Sachs and Mr. Peter G. Sachs in memory of Miss Edith....
  • 1978-168-72
  • Urn (France)
  • tin-glazed earthenware.
  • Gift of Catharine Oglesby.
  • 1959-89-1
  • Urn (Germany)
  • glazed earthenware.
  • Gift of Victor Wiener.
  • 1999-57-71

Our curators have highlighted 1 object that are related to this one.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 50 × 32 × 26 cm (19 11/16 × 12 5/8 × 10 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Interlaced "OL"

Cite this object as

Urn; Manufactured by Olérys and Laugier's pottery factory; tin-glazed earthenware; H x W x D: 50 × 32 × 26 cm (19 11/16 × 12 5/8 × 10 1/4 in.); Gift of Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw; 2017-20-4

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/1024497203/ |title=Urn |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=9 December 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>