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Artist Megin, John
Title Vase
Date 1982
Home Location Mezz., Collection Area - Q2
Material Black walnut
Height (in) 6.75
Diameter (in) 3.375
Credit line The Center for Art in Wood Museum Collection, Donated by Arthur and Mary Megin
Accession Number 1995.01.01.143G
Object ID Number 1995.01.01.143
Object Number OBJ 139
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Signed Name J. Megin
Sig Loc Engraved on bottom
Inscription Text Engraved: 24 Black Walnut by J. Megin "82"
Notes John Megin's work in vessels resulted in this unique inverted volcano form. Megin began turning traditional hollow vessel forms. With this piece he moved to a more sculptural form. His exploration of this new horizon was cut short by his death in 1986.
Sub-category Art