Vase

Object Number: 
2002.1.528
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
2 x 2 x 2 7/8 in.
Description: 
Square glass spill vase has embossed medallions highlighted in gold celebrating the Columbian anniversary of 1892; on one side: profile bust marked "1492/ 1892/ Christopher Columbus ", on the opposite side another portrait marked "Americus Vespucius" and on the two other sides an eagle and shield, and a crwon and shield indicating the USA and Spain.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group