Brush Pot and Stand

Object Name: 
Brush Pot and Stand

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Object Name: 
Brush Pot and Stand
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.6.23
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1800-1899
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless and brilliant red-orange non-lead glasses; blown, overlay, relief-carved. (a) Ovoid, cylindrical shape; with flat base; thin red-orange lining inside colorless; the sides relief-carved; lappet border; wide band with large mask handles on either side; elaborate dragons between; carved rounded flutes at the base; recessed bottom. (b) Carved wood stand with recessed, circular top; carved openwork sides; four carved feet.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Former Collection
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23