Free-form Vase with Internal Colors

Object Name: 
Free-form Vase with Internal Colors

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Object Name: 
Free-form Vase with Internal Colors
Accession Number: 
99.3.49
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.5 cm, Diam: 21 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1958
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Steinberg Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless, transparent deep red, yellow glass; blown. Bulbous body tapering into cylindrical neck, high kick on base. Red neck shading to colorless at base with 4 spots of yellow near base and on kick.
Department: 
Provenance: 
The Steinberg Foundation, Source
1999-12-29
Technique: 
Inscription: 
7. BLECHA @ JJC
Label
neck
SF / 385
Label
Shoulder
Blecha / 869 / 5
Label
bottom of base
110220
Label
neck
BLECHA - 1958
Signature and date
Edge of base
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2002-05-16 through 2002-10-21
National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library 2003-02-28 through 2003-09-28
Corning Incorporated Gallery
Czech Glass 1945-1980. Design in an Age of Adversity (2005) illustrated, p. 138, # 4; BIB# 87054