Bacchantes

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Object Name: 
Vase
Title: 
Bacchantes
Accession Number: 
91.3.1
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 24.2 cm, Diam (max): 21.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
designed in 1927
Primary Description: 
Vase, "Bacchantes". Opalescent glass; mold-pressed, acid-etched. Heavy cylindrical vessel of molded opalescent glass; plain lipless circular flat rim, undecorated narrow upper band, walls of vessel covered with overall decoration in high relief of ten female nudes in various upright positions, interlocked arms, figures emerge from textured background, feet of figues touch slightly flared undecorated narrow base band; slightly concave base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Weinstein, David J., Source
1991-02-13
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
R. LALIQUE / FRANCE / No. 997
signature
Engraved on base
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1991 (1992) p. 10;