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Val Cushing ceramic pot

 Collection
Identifier: RITArt-0072

Scope and Contents

This ceramic pot was created by Val Cushing, a master potter and ceramic artist. The circular vessel has a lid with a handle, and is entirely glazed in a reddish-brown speckled glaze. The piece is signed on the bottom by the artist.

Dates

  • 1980s?

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

Val Cushing was born in Rochester, New York on January 28th, 1931. He received his BFA in 1952 from theSchool of Art & Design in the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University.

Extent

1 Item(s) (ceramic pot w/ lid)

Language

English

Overview

This collection consists of one ceramic lidded pot.

Arrangement

Collection is one piece.

Physical Location

C. S. North, Shelf 164

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The ceramic pot created by Val Cushing was donated to the RIT Archives in September 2012 by Barry Myers. Accession number(s): 2012:048

Dimensions

The pot with lid measures 10 1/2 inches in height and 10 inches wide and 30 inches in diameter.

Creator

Source

Title
Val Cushing ceramic pot
Subtitle
RIT Art Collection
Status
Published
Author
Jody Sidlauskas
Date
19 September 2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
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Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archive Collections Repository

Contact:
RIT Libraries
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Rochester NY 14623 USA
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