House Sign

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Object Name: 
House Sign
Accession Number: 
79.7.3
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.4 cm, W: 18.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1880-1895
Primary Description: 
Opaque white porcelain, black lettering; molded porcelain, glazed, enameled, fired. Flat, oval form, one face glazed and convex, the other flat and rough ground; pierced at either end by tapered, drilled holes; inscribed in black script on the face, "L. Blaschka,/Atelier fur Glasmodelle./I. Etage."
Department: 
Provenance: 
Konishi, Phyllis, Former Collection
1979-04-19
Inscription: 
L. BLASCHKA,/ATELIER FUR GLASMODELLE./I. ETAGE
Inscription
in black script on the face
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2007-05-18 through 2007-11-25
Changing Exhibitions Gallery