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Pair of vases

Pair of vases
Title
Pair of vases
Date 
1837-1850
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 1/4 x 5 3/4 in. ( 23.5 x 14.6 cm )
Description 
Pair of blue blown lead glass vases; tapered form with flat base with pontil mark.
Credit Line 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number 
1937.1008ab
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this vase was blown by Michael Zimmerman at the Whitney Glass Works, circa 1820. However, the Whitney Glass Works was not opened until 1837. The vase descended in the Zimmerman family.
Provenance 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group