Vase

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-64485

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 poly chrome head of medieval woman.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vases
gilding
glass (material)
blow molding
figure- and animal-derived motifs
men (male humans)
Renaissance Revival
women (female humans)
Vase
Glass
Man
Blown
Renaissance Revival
Gilded
Woman
Vase

Associated Building

Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

11 x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.682.2