Museum and Library Closures

The New-York Historical Society will be closed on September 23, and select spaces will be closed September 24. For details, please visit our calendar.

Vase

Vase
Title
Vase
Date 
1840-1860
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 1/2 x 3 x 3 in. ( 26.7 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm )
Description 
Amethyst pressed lead glass vase; narrow (broken) trumpet-shaped bowl with pattern of slightly swirles vertical ribs; bowl affixed by wafer to square base with hexagonal baluster standard.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Object Number 
1965.844
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group