Crown Milano Vase with Snow Geese

Title: 
Crown Milano Vase with Snow Geese

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Title: 
Crown Milano Vase with Snow Geese
Accession Number: 
2012.4.25
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 36.5 cm, Diam (max): 9.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1891-1895
Credit Line: 
Gift of Barbara Olsen in memory of Fellow, John K. Olsen
Primary Description: 
White translucent glass with applied gold and pigments; blown, tooled, ground, enameled, gilded. Vase sits on wide foot with very narrow stem, widens to rounded shoulder and flares to rim with four points. Scrolling pink and gold decoration around foot, stem, shoulder and rim. Vase is decorated with 16 seagulls in gray, 14 stylized stars in gold, and a large sun or moon in ivory and stippled gold. CM/crown mark on base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Olsen, Barbara H. (Mrs. John K.), Source
2012-02-20
Inscription: 
CM / [crown]
inscription
on base
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2011-05-19 through 2011-12-31
Changing Exhibitions Gallery