VaseOn Display Collection Wedgwood Artist Wedgwood, England, est. 1759 Medium stoneware (black basalt) with encaustic decoration Object Type vase DatedAbout 1815 Dimensions11 1/4 × 9 1/2 × 8 in. (28.6 × 24.1 × 20.3 cm) InscriptionOn underside, impressed: Wedgwood [and] two small incised, crescent-shaped tool marks Accession Number1982.180 Credit LineGift of Dwight and Lucille Beeson (The Dwight and Lucille Beeson Wedgwood Collection) ProvenanceDwight and Lucille Beeson (purchased through J. Wind in Huntsville, AL, from D.M. & P. Manheim in New York in 1958/59); Birmingham Museum of Art.