Dose

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Object Name: 
Vessel
Title: 
Dose
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
91.3.54
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 22.1 cm, Diam: 33.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1988
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass, polychrome enamels; blown into a mold, enameled, fired, iridized. Pyramidal vessel with slightly flared, collared opening, rim ground and polished flat, stepped body flares to board flat circular base; overall exterior transparent amber background decorated with bands of black enamel designs, collar area has zig-zag sections partially filled with dots, main body has fine herring-bone cross-hatching, base section has interwoven bands composed of fine hatching; overall slight iridization; no pontil; inscribed in block letters on base near edge: "MAºITOVÁ 88".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Gallery Bohm, Source
1991
Recent Important Acquisitions, 34 (1992) illustrated, p. 149, #54; BIB# AI30154
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1991 (1992) p. 10;