Item NMC/1615 - Large red vase

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Large red vase


  • 19th century-20th century (Creation)

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1 item

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Large red glazed ceramic vase with red marking on bottom "GSA 581". Due to information in a 1958 inventory, vase can be dated pre-1958. It may be a student piece or could have been bought and used as a teaching aid.

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This item is currently on display at The Glasgow School of Art's Archives and Collections at The Whisky Bond. For access information please email

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Glazed ceramic

Dimensions: 320 x 180 x 120 mm

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Matches inventory description in Lending Scheme book (GSAA/ISE/4/7) from 1958, "G.S.A. 581 Large Red Vase (Material from Sheffield) trans. to school. £4.10.-".

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GB 1694 NMC/1615

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GB 1694

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ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description - Second edition


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