Urn with cover

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1875-1910

GUSN

GUSN-7664

Description

Colorless urn-shaped body with fluted border. Diamond cut body tapers to loop of thumbprint facets. Panelled neck ring. Base rests on square foot. High domed cover has facet border. Faceted and painted steeple finial.

Details

Descriptive Terms

urns
covers (closures)
glassblowing
cutting (dividing)
glass (material)
painting (coating)
lozenges
faceting
geometric patterns
fingerprints
Glass
Cut
Blown
Diamond
Thumbprint
Faceted
Painted
Geometric
URN

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1949.384A,B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

13.75 x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.384AB