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James Melchert (United States, b. 1930)

Leg Pot I
Date: 1962
Dimensions:
11 x 32 x 13 in. (27.9 x 81.3 x 33 cm)
Medium: Stoneware, lead, cloth inlay; wheel-thrown, slab-constructed
Credit Line: Museum of Arts and Design, New York; gift of the Johnson Wax Company, through the American Craft Council, 1977
Object number: 1977.2.61
Not on View
DescriptionHollow pyramidal shape with bent, grooved cylinder emerging from the side of the box. The overall shape resembles an abstracted bent screw. The piece is large and softly molded.

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