Vase

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1851-1875

GUSN

GUSN-7644

Description

Urn-shaped with wide mouth tapering to neck ring. Sits on stepped circular base. Gilded motif on neck; guilded bands around bulbous areas.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vases
gilding
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
blow molding
opaque white glass
glass (material)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
vines
Glass
Opaqued
Gilded
Blown
Bristol
Vine
Leaf
VASE

Inscription

On base: [large scripted ""S"" followed by a period] (Probably decorator's mark)

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9.375 x 5.688 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.359