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Vase

Object Number: 
1952.178
Date: 
1840-1890
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. ( 12.7 x 16.5 x 10.8 cm )
Description: 
Olive green blown non-lead glass two-handled vase or loving cup; inverted bell-shaped body with second gather of glass tooled up into six peaks, with two applied handles with curled ends and an applied disc foot with pincered edge and pontil mark.
Gallery Label: 
The weight, form, and color suggest that this is either a late example or a revival piece.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group