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Cabinet for vase

Cabinet for vase
Title
Cabinet for vase
Medium 
Wood, glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 36 1/8 x 17 3/4 in. ( 91.8 x 45.1 cm )
Description 
Triangular corner cabinet with rounded glass front door; painted yellow; metal inscription plaque above door "Presented to Chauncey M. Depew by the French Governement in recognition of his oration on the occasion of the unveiling of the Bartholdi Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World. October 28th 1886."
Object Number 
1946.6b
Marks 
Label: Inscribed on metal plaque: "Presented to Chauncey M. Depew by the French Governement in recognition of his oration on the occasion of the unveiling of the Bartholdi Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World. October 28th 1886."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group