Box with Silver and Cire Perdue Lid

Object Name: 
Box with Silver and Cire Perdue Lid

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Object Name: 
Box with Silver and Cire Perdue Lid
Accession Number: 
2005.4.6
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.3 cm, W: 16.4 cm, D: 10.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1933-1940
Credit Line: 
Gift of Tim and Paddy Welles
Primary Description: 
Colorless and amber glass; blown, cut, cast, cire perdue; silver, assembled. Colorless glass box with a border consisting of a band horizontal lines, a band of ovals and another band of horizontal lines. The lid is sterling silver with an rectangular inset piece of amber glass decorated with several winged putti.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Welles, Gillett III, Source
2005-03-07
Welles, Paddy, Source
2005-03-07
Welles Estate, Gladys C., Former Collection
Category: 
Inscription: 
F Carder
Signature
Engraved On underside of amber panel in lid. (b)
Recent Acquisitions (2005) illustrated, p. 13, far left; BIB# AI66556