Carved Cameo Vase

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Object Name: 
Carved Cameo Vase
Accession Number: 
55.2.7
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.9 cm, Diam (max): 8.9 cm; Base Diam: 6.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1893
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frederick Carder
Primary Description: 
Translucent purple and opaque white "cameo" glass; blown, cased, acid etched and carved. Pear-shaped body with polished flat rim, slightly conical foot with ground pontil mark; floral motifs in white on purple, foot in white overlay; on base: "F. Carder 1893".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Carder, Frederick ((American, born United Kingdom, 1863-1963)), Former Collection
1955-09-06
Inscription: 
F. Carder 1893
Signature and date
on base