2 Vases in "Buckingham" Pattern

Object Name: 
2 Vases in "Buckingham" Pattern

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Object Name: 
2 Vases in "Buckingham" Pattern
Accession Number: 
2006.4.178
Dimensions: 
(AB) Vase H (max): 38.1 cm, Diam (max): 12.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1925-1935
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frederick Campbell Hovey
Web Description: 
Pairpoint, which had long been noted for the quality of its silver plate, showcased its skill in creating metal mounts for some of the objects in its Fine Arts line. Three grades of silverware were offered. The patterns employed by the firm’s cutters and engravers ranged from simple yet elegant geometric styles to “Buckingham,” with its elaborate flourishes.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Buckingham
Provenance: 
Hovey, Fritz C., Source
2006-10-23
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
PAIRPOINT / P / C 1517
signature
Stamped On underside of metal base mount
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; blown, tooled, engraved, assembled; onyx, silver-plated metal. Tall conical shaped vase that narrows at shoulders then flares to rim. The vase sits in a silver colored, circular, metal foot atop a white and brown block of stone that sits in a square mount with four claw feet.