The Cow With the Silver Horns
Date1940 - 1947 (Date created)
1947 (Date acquired)
Measurements14.5 in H x 23 in diameter
DescriptionStained earthenware sculpture of a grazing cow. The black cow has silver horns and incised details on its face and ears. Incised decoration in Pennsylvania German butter mold designs embellishes the cows back. Incised markings also indicate grass on the area underneath the cow's belly.
Credit LinePurchase Prize given by National Sculpture Society, 11th Ceramic National, 1946