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1970.682.1 (RS115497)

Description

Bristol-type opaque white glass boxy. Urn-shaped vase-form with circular mouth with wide ground edge, short indented neck swelling out at sharp shoulders and tapering to a pointed bottom with a ring at stem and a wide circular foot. Gilt banding throughout. Center with an oval Renaissance revival reserve. \n Features polychrome head of medieval man

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
blow molding
gilding
glass (material)
Object type
Household Accessories; Horticultural Containers
Descriptive terms
blow molding
Blown
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Gilded
gilding
Glass
glass (material)
Man
men (male humans)
Renaissance Revival
Vase
vases
Dimensions
11 x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.682.1
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64484

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