Bull's eye & Fleur de lis Celery Vase

Object Name: 
Bull's eye & Fleur de lis Celery Vase

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Object Name: 
Bull's eye & Fleur de lis Celery Vase
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
50.4.381
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.5 cm; Rim Diam: 13 cm; Foot Diam: 11.25 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1851-1870
Primary Description: 
Bull's eye & Fleur de lis Celery Vase. Lead glass, colorless; pressed in two parts; bowl tapering from gaffered (scalloped) rim to button at small base, attached by merese to hollow standard with hexagonal baluster stem, narrow step on wide circular foot with smooth base; on bowl, six round-top panels with so-called "fleur de lis" depending from oval bull's eye in high relief.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 261, #1039; BIB# 30457