Garden of Delight

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Object Name: 
Garden of Delight
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 15 cm; W: 10.7 cm; D: 7.3 cm
Not on Display
about 1984
Credit Line: 
Gift of Design Dept., Steuben Glass, A Division of Corning Glass Works
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; cast, cut, engraved, sandblasted, polished; five sided prism; top flat and angled down towards the back; front plain; front's two narrow plain adjacent sides angled out; two wider back sides angled in, converging at back edge; when looking at back, from top down: diamond shaped flower engraved into back edge with set of stylized petals engraved into right side, hummingbird beak and body engraved into back edge with one large stylized wing engraved into left side, bumblebee body engraved into back edge with one antenna, leg, and set of wings engraved into the right side; flat base.
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source