Pair of Glass Vases

Object Number: 
1933.207a
Date: 
1880-1910
Medium: 
Glass, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 2 1/4 in. ( 20.3 x 5.7 cm )
Description: 
Enamel-painted opaque white blown (possibly in a mold) glass vase with wide flared lip, narrow cylindrical neck, and inverted conical body on pedestal base; painted blue, with circular medallion on obverse with blond, bearded head with a wing at each temple in profile against black background; gilding on edge of lip, on ring at top of pedestal, on lower edge of pedestal, and on medallion frame.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isabella Vaché Cox
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group