2 Vases

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Object Name: 
2 Vases
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
88.6.22
Dimensions: 
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Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1960-1980
Credit Line: 
Gift from Estate of Zachary Taylor
Primary Description: 
Brilliant opaque yellow non-lead glass; blown, relief-carved. Tall, ovoid bodies, with tall, cylindrical necks; cut, flared rims, with cut chamfers inside; the sides of the necks cut flat; the necks decorated with relief-carved formal overlapping foliage on the lower halves; cut "Greek-key" meander borders at the base of the necks; the ovoid sides with wide, continuous bands of relief-carved squirrels in branches, one jumping (the patterns the same on both vases, but one is the reverse of the other); chamfered bands at the bases; polished, flat base rims, with polished concave pontil marks.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Taylor Estate, Zachary, Source
1988-02-08