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Bas-Relief Wall Hanging

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Date
1978
Material
plaster; paint; fibre; paint; metal
Catalogue Number
107.02.1043
Description
A piece of cardboard, covered with unbleached woven linen (that has been stapled onto the cardboard) onto which a copy of a ceramic bas-relief (17.5cmx11.5cm wide) from a Mayan temple, has been glued. The bas-relief is of a kneeling woman weaving on a loom tied to a tree trunk. Carved into the cera…
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Title
Bas-Relief Wall Hanging
Date
1978
Material
plaster; paint; fibre; paint; metal
Dimensions
16.0 x 23.0 cm
Description
A piece of cardboard, covered with unbleached woven linen (that has been stapled onto the cardboard) onto which a copy of a ceramic bas-relief (17.5cmx11.5cm wide) from a Mayan temple, has been glued. The bas-relief is of a kneeling woman weaving on a loom tied to a tree trunk. Carved into the ceramic piece “IXCHEL” to the viewer’s right, and underneath in the middle “GODDESS of the the MOON and WEAVING”.
Subject
households
decorative
ceramics
Guatemalan
Mary Andrews
Credit
Gift of Mary Garnham Andrews, Banff, 2009
Catalogue Number
107.02.1043
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Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
107.01.0178
Description
Small ceramic figurine of a child with wings sitting on a pair of gold shoes. The child has one fist raised. The child has a pink painted skirt, no top, and white wings.The face and hair are painted on. The shoes are a metallic gold.
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Title
Figurine Statue
Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Dimensions
4.4 x 1.8 cm
Description
Small ceramic figurine of a child with wings sitting on a pair of gold shoes. The child has one fist raised. The child has a pink painted skirt, no top, and white wings.The face and hair are painted on. The shoes are a metallic gold.
Subject
Whyte
ceramics
decor
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
107.01.0178
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Date
1700 – 1900
Material
clay
Catalogue Number
101.02.0009
Description
A small, white clay representation of a conical turret roof, broken off about 2.0 cm below eave, texture of roof contains four rows of vertical, pointed tiles.
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Title
Finial
Date
1700 – 1900
Material
clay
Dimensions
5.5 cm
Description
A small, white clay representation of a conical turret roof, broken off about 2.0 cm below eave, texture of roof contains four rows of vertical, pointed tiles.
Subject
architecture
ceramics
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
101.02.0009
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Date
1555 – 1700 (attributed)
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
101.02.0008 a,b
Description
Two fragments of glazed earthenware tiles, (a) an end piece with one original border which reveals the original shape of the tile to be arabesque-like, the upper right side curves inward in an arc shape, the outer edge is coloured in an aqua-marine blue with a thin rust-orange border on front side,…
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Title
House Tile
Date
1555 – 1700 (attributed)
Material
ceramic
Dimensions
14.5 x 2.0 x 23.0 cm
Description
Two fragments of glazed earthenware tiles, (a) an end piece with one original border which reveals the original shape of the tile to be arabesque-like, the upper right side curves inward in an arc shape, the outer edge is coloured in an aqua-marine blue with a thin rust-orange border on front side, surface has white ground with deep cobalt blue flowers and delicate stems, green leaves and two rust-orange flowers, the same rust colour is applied as contrast to leaves and blue flowers, the colours have run slightly under the glaze ( b) is a corner fragment, too small to distinguish design; colours used are blue green and a dull gold on a white ground, designs are raised and outlined in unglazed clay.
Subject
architecture
decorative arts
ceramics
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
101.02.0008 a,b
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Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
104.20.0809
Description
Miniature, unglazed ceramic amphora. The base of the amphora has a red and white label that reads “111” and a white label that reads “Chili” [sic]. There are black patches on the body of the amphora.
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Title
Miniature Amphora
Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Dimensions
3.5 x 3.1 cm
Description
Miniature, unglazed ceramic amphora. The base of the amphora has a red and white label that reads “111” and a white label that reads “Chili” [sic]. There are black patches on the body of the amphora.
Subject
Whyte
ceramics
miniature
decor
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0809
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Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
104.20.0800
Description
Miniature ceramic basket made of beige clay. The basket has one handle on the top that has been painted orange. A blue and black pattern has been repeated around the supper half of the exterior.
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Title
Miniature Basket
Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Dimensions
3.6 x 2.0 cm
Description
Miniature ceramic basket made of beige clay. The basket has one handle on the top that has been painted orange. A blue and black pattern has been repeated around the supper half of the exterior.
Subject
Whyte
miniature
ceramics
decor
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0800
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Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
104.20.0801
Description
Miniature ceramic basket made of brown clay, The top of the handle and the rim of the basket have been painted black. The basket has only been partially glazed.
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Title
Miniature Basket
Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Dimensions
1.5 x 2.7 cm
Description
Miniature ceramic basket made of brown clay, The top of the handle and the rim of the basket have been painted black. The basket has only been partially glazed.
Subject
Whyte
miniature
ceramics
decor
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0801
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Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
104.20.0802
Description
Miniature ceramic basket made of beige clay. The basket has a blue leaf pattern around its body and a blue and orange pattern on the top of its handle. The bottom of the basket is concave.
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Title
Miniature Basket
Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Dimensions
3.8 x 2.0 cm
Description
Miniature ceramic basket made of beige clay. The basket has a blue leaf pattern around its body and a blue and orange pattern on the top of its handle. The bottom of the basket is concave.
Subject
Whyte
miniature
ceramics
decor
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0802
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Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
104.20.0765
Description
Miniature shallow bowl with orange and green glaze. Interior of the bowl has slightly raised concentric circles. White label affixed to bottom appears to read “Mex” but is smudged.
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Title
Miniature Bowl
Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Dimensions
0.5 x 3.7 cm
Description
Miniature shallow bowl with orange and green glaze. Interior of the bowl has slightly raised concentric circles. White label affixed to bottom appears to read “Mex” but is smudged.
Subject
Whyte
miniature
ceramics
decor
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0765
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Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
104.20.0769
Description
Miniature bowl with two handles. Bowl is beige clay with a petal pattern radiating from base and stripes around the rim painted in blue.
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Title
Miniature Bowl
Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Dimensions
1.7 x 3.4 cm
Description
Miniature bowl with two handles. Bowl is beige clay with a petal pattern radiating from base and stripes around the rim painted in blue.
Subject
Whyte
miniature
ceramics
decor
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0769
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