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Vase

Object Number: 
1965.841
Date: 
1875-1950
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 18.4 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Yellow pressed lead glass vase; elongated conical shape with rim folded outward and six panels around sides, each containing a raised circle above a loop; hollow base with hexagonal knop and foot.
Gallery Label: 
This vase may be a twentieth-century reproduction of a mid-nineteenth-century pattern. (Note: Vases similar to this one reproduced in "American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass" (p. 230) are said to date from after 1875 because they have been pressed in one piece.)
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group