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Vase

Description

Blown glass vase with translucent milk white body. Elongated vasi-form (amphora type) with wide circular trumpet-shaped mouth tapering to rounded shoulders that taper down a slim rounded body to a circular foot. Enamel wash decoration with polychrome naturalistic floral design of irises and tulips on front; random rosebuds around back and neck. Prussian blue and gilt border stripes at mouth and foot with secondary borders of a scrolled device. Polished pontil.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
c. 1860-1880
Location of origin
England or France
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
Vase
vases
Dimensions
15 7/8 x 4 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1984.23.2
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Hubbard, III
GUSN
50422
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