Bank

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Object Name: 
Bank
Accession Number: 
55.4.192
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 29.5 cm; Body Diam (max): 11.5 cm; Foot Diam: 9.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1825-1850
Primary Description: 
Bank. Clear glass with yellow tinge and opaque white glass; free blown, with latticinio and applied and tooled decoration; flat heavy foot with rough pontil mark, annulated knop stem, conical body with latticinio loopings and sunken top closed except for a slot. Applied decoration four struts accompanying body from stem on, converging above center and being decorated with pincered and rigaree railing; at meeting of struts, three balls one on top of the other, diminishing in size (a clear between two in white) and being accompanied again by four rigaree trailings.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Category: 
Amerikanisches Glas aus 3 Jahrhunderten
Venue(s)
Amerika Hauser 1954 through 1954