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

Related Items

Title Vase Accession Number 1984.23.2

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Enland or France

Object Type

Household Accessory

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