Glass, 18 karat gold
Overall: 3 x 4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 7.6 x 10.2 x 8.9 cm )
Decorative glass sculpture in the form of a wedge of Swiss cheese, with airtraps representing holes in the cheese. Gold mouse crouches on top of the cheese, his long tail falling over the side.
Gift of Eric N. Shrubsole, Pintard Fellow
engraved: on underside: "Steuben"
"Steuben Crystal: Inaugural Exhibition of Helen Harper Brown Gallery for Decorative Arts," Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Florida, 1985.
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