Warrior Heads Plaque, Plaque No. 5, 1932
Born into a family of Ohio potters, Viktor Schreckengost studied sculpture in Vienna with Michael Powolny. Returning to Ohio, Schreckengost worked for Cowan Pottery, producing designs such as this piece and the Jazz Bowls.
It is credited
Lent by The Cleveland Museum of Art, Hinman B. Hurlbut Collection, 1760.1931.
Its dimensions are
6.40 x 43.20 cm (2 1/2 x 17 inches)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.