Cameo Vase

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Object Name: 
Cameo Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2002.2.14
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 27.5 cm, Diam (max): 9.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1885-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Barbara Olsen in memory of Fellow, John K. Olsen
Primary Description: 
Citron, opaque white lead glass; blown in a mold, applied handle, cameo carved. Teardrop shaped vase blown of citron colored glass with an overlay of opaque white; the white is carved away in a leaf and floral design arranged in horizontal rows, the lowest row being acanthus leaves. There is a band of white around the ground and polished top rim and around the base, ground and polished pontil mark, acid-etched mat finish.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Olsen, Barbara H. (Mrs. John K.), Source
2002
Inscription: 
"A-G/#134"
Label
On bottom of base Rectangular white sticker with typed text