Blue Aurene Vase

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Object Name: 
Blue Aurene Vase
Accession Number: 
94.4.65
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 31.7 cm, Diam (max): 30.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frederick A. Seib in memory of Mr. & Mrs. Frederick G. Seib
Primary Description: 
Transparent cobalt lead glass, iridescent blue surface; blown, ground, polished. Large vase with wide opening with thick flared rim, short collared neck, broad shoulders curving into body that tapers in slightly towards base; base ground and polished flat; pontil ground and polished slightly off center; inscribed in block letters on base near edge: "Steuben Aurene 2683".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Seib, Frederick A., Source
1994
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Flawless Until the End (2012-01) illustrated, p. 53;
Blue Aurene Vase (adult) (2011)BIB# 134375