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Collection Tier:
Tier 2

Food
Decorative Arts ➔ Pitcher, Sauce

Identifier:
116662
Description:
Green and gray crazed pitcher with 1.50'' neck and a 1'' long, narrorw spout. This object is from the ruins of the Hiroshima bombing of 1945-08-08. Smoke and ash are the dark areas.;This object is an example of the damaging effects of the atomic bomb which was used on the city of Hiroshima, Japan. World War II, August 8, 1945. Identified by Laurie Barnes, Associate Curator, The Detroit Institute of Arts, MI; tel: 313.833.1718.
Date:
1940 – 1946
Materials:
Glazed Remelted, Ceramic, Ceramic
Dimensions:
3.5" h
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Gift Of Herman Hinrichs
Maker/Donor
Herman Hinrichs
Related Place
Japan