Blue Aurene Vase

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Object Name: 
Blue Aurene Vase
Accession Number: 
59.4.135
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.2 cm, Diam (max): 5.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1905
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Glass Works
Primary Description: 
Translucent blue "aurene" lead glass with blue-green decoration; blown. Circular mouth opening swells to shoulder and tapers to base; body decorated with blue green pulled feather decoration; rough pontil; marked on side with grease pencil by Carder: "1905".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1959
Category: 
Technique: 
Steuben 100th Anniversary Exhibition
Venue(s)
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2003-09-01 through 2003-12-25
Steuben: Seventy Years of American Glassmaking
Venue(s)
Toledo Museum of Art 1974-11-17
Corning Museum of Glass 1975-06-01 through 1975-08-24
 
The Glass of Frederick Carder
Venue(s)
Renwick Gallery 1971-12 through 1972-04
Pilkington Glass Museum 1972-06 through 1972-12