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Photo Credit: Eva Heyd

Rudolf Staffel (United States, 1911–2002)

Light Gatherer (RS 988)
Date: 1988
Dimensions:
8 5/8 x 8 3/4 x 8 1/2 in. (21.9 x 22.2 x 21.6 cm)
Medium: Porcelain; hand-built
Credit Line: Museum of Arts and Design, New York; gift of Bruce Beron and Elissa Arons in memory of Edna Beron, 1996
Object number: 1996.7
Not on View
DescriptionCreamy white cylindrical porcelain vessel. The vessel's sides are roughly crafted and have impressions of diagonal indentations which spiral from the base to the top. The rim has small, curled embellishments that resemble worms or snails. The sides have randomly placed balls and patches of clay. The piece has a flat circular base which goes slightly outside the bounds of cylinder's bottom.
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