Vase

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1930

GUSN

GUSN-6294

Description

Transparent brown blown body; rectanguloid shape with four bulbous sides, terminating in square bottom with polished pontil; small cylindrical neck at shoulders; applied transpearent aqua colored handles, very angular modified C-shape, terminating slightly above mouth; enamel decoration on front is of dragonfly and minnows.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vases
glassblowing
glass (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
dragonflies and damselflies
fish
Glass
Dragonfly
Fish
Blown
VASE

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Europe

Dimensions

9.125 (H), 4.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1204