Vase

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

c. 1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-50421

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 mass 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

Descriptive Terms

vases
glass (material)
Glass
Vase

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Enland or France

Dimensions

15 7/8 x 4 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Hubbard III

Accession Number

1984.23.1

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