Covered Vase

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Object Name: 
Covered Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H (without cover): 27.1 cm
On Display
about 1876
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, enameled, gilt. (a) Waisted neck, with flared rim and wide, rounded body; polished rim with gilt band; gilt and blue enameled band around the middle of the neck, with Arabic inscription; the top part of the neck and the body covered with stylized red, yellow and green flowers with gilt, matte enamel, and green foliage; flared, gilt foot rim; concave base, inscribed in matte enamel "Glucksligkeit Denen,/ Die an Gott glauben/und ihn furchten." around the Lobmeyr interlaced logo, in white enamel. (b) Domed form with rounded rim and cylindrical brim with polished edge; the top with enameled flowers and foliage, matching that on (a); gilt rim; gilt ball knop.
Lillian Nassau LLC, Source
Desmoni, Martin, Former Collection
J. Paul Getty Museum 2007-10-18 through 2008-01-14
Corning Museum of Glass 2008-02-15 through 2008-05-27