Gold Aurene Basket

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Object Name: 
Gold Aurene Basket
Accession Number: 
2002.4.23
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 36.6 cm, W: 26.6 cm; Base Diam: 12.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1908-1913
Credit Line: 
Gift of Barbara Olsen in memory of Fellow, John K. Olsen
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; blown, tooled, applied, gold aurene iridescence. Large basket with a ruffled rim and applied handle.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Olsen, Barbara H., Former Collection
1980
to
2002
Olsen, John K., Former Collection
1980
to
2002
Category: 
Inscription: 
"A-G/# 32"
Label
On bottom of base Rectangular white sticker with typed text
"aurene 455"
Signature
On bottom of base
Gift of Art Glass (2004) illustrated, p. 215;
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 2002 (2003) illustrated, p. 7, top; BIB# AI93609