Epergne

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Object Name: 
Epergne
Accession Number: 
82.2.15
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 53.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1895-1900
Primary Description: 
Colorless and opalescent pink shading to transparent yellow glasses; blown and tooled. (a) Circular shape; ruffled rim of pink and white, high kick in center with brass holder for trumpet vase and three curved rods; (b) trumpet shape, ruffled rim of pink, spiral trails around body; yellow at base; (c,d,e) three colorless twisted rods curved to form a hook at the end; (f,g,h) three baskets, cylindrical shape, colorless shading to pink, with handle, with bands of rigaree around central part of body and base, rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Eichmann, Virginia, Source
1982-09-02