Do you ever wonder if it’s you, and not Sparky? Are we, as a group of commenters, just not getting the point? Just in case, I thought I would verify some information from this ad first.
a vessel, as of glass, porcelain, earthenware, or metal, usually higher than it is wide, used chiefly to hold cut flowers or for decoration.
I even checked some visuals. Like this.
Vases can be found in many different shapes and sizes.
A niche is rather shallow, so something really wide would stick out and you would be running into it all the time.
Here’s what Sparky thinks is a vase:
large white vase – $25 (n. location)
Vase would be great for a wedding or a niche in your hallway.
Thanks, NinjaChow, for Monday Morning Confusion.