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Catalog Number xxxx.109.1
Type of Object Vase
Collection American Decorative Arts Collection
Principal Artist Binns, Charles Fergus
Description Vase
Charles Fergus Binns (1857-1934)

Ceramic vase with dark brown-green glaze with iridescent qualities. Bottom is stamped with incised cipher of the initials "C.F.B."

Binns, born in England, came to the United States in 1897 to head the newly formed school of ceramic art in Trenton, New Jersey, then associated with the Lenox Company. He was one of the founding members of The American Ceramic Society in 1899 and the following year became director of the New York School of Clayworking. He held the directorship until he retired in 1931.
People Binns, Charles Fergus
Source (FIC) Found in Collection
Year Range from 1916.0
Year Range to 1930.0