Celery Glass or Vase

Object Name: 
Celery Glass or Vase

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Object Name: 
Celery Glass or Vase
Accession Number: 
50.4.185
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.9 cm; Rim Diam: 12.1 cm; Foot Diam: 9.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
probably 1825-1850
Primary Description: 
Celery Glass or Vase. Lead glass, slightly crizzled, colorless; blown-molded for decorative bands and free-blown; slender cylindrical bowl spreading at rim; applied short blade-knopped stem and flat circular foot with ground and polished pontil mark; on lower bowl baroque pattern GV-21; tapering ribs swirled to left on bottom and, on sides, similar ribs to right, single horizontal, scroll band; (tooled) incised horizontal lines giving ribbed effect to rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
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