Vase

Vase
Title
Vase
Date 
Possibly 1835-1860, probably 1920-1950
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 x 3 3/4 in. ( 17.8 x 9.5 cm )
Description 
Blue blown glass vase with "lily-pad" decoration; spherical body with tall cylindrical neck flared at rim with folded-over edge, second gather of glass at base tooled up into seven peeks, trailed thread of glass around neck; applied disc foot with pincered edge and blow pipe mark on underside.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number 
1952.158
Gallery Label 
The thiness of the trailed decoration, the regularity of the tooling of the second gather of glass, and style of crimping suggest that this may be a twentieth-century fake.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group