2 Covered Urns

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Object Name: 
2 Covered Urns
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Not on Display
about 1810
Primary Description: 
Colorless, presumably lead glass, of gray cast; blown and cut. Two Covered Urns. The Urns (a) each have a deep ovoid bowl tapering to applied standard composed of blade knop with edge cut in ovals, short stem flaring into circular step-like formation and cut in 12 flat panels, and square base with cut sunburst with large plain center on bottom; cut decoration: wide band of relief-diamond diapering between narrow band of fine flutes at top and one at bottom, tapering panels with rounded ends. The Covers (b) each have a set-in and flanged, domed cover with tall knop-stemmed button knob; cut decoration: edge of rounded flange notched; pattern of bowl repeated in smaller scale on sides; top of button knob star cut, and knop of stem faceted.
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source