"Inciso" (Incised) Candlestick

Title: 
"Inciso" (Incised) Candlestick

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Object Name: 
Inciso (Incised) Candlestick
Title: 
"Inciso" (Incised) Candlestick
Accession Number: 
61.3.300
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 26.2 cm, Diam: 7.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1958
Credit Line: 
Gift of Venini Glassworks
Primary Description: 
Transparent aqua, green, and colorless glass; cased, mold-blown, and cut. Long conical-shaped body with candle cup incorporated at top; entire body surface is wheel cut with horizontal circular bands (inciso); ground and polished base and pontil; marked on base with acid stamp: "venini/murano/ITALIA." Exhibited in "Glass 1959."
Department: 
Provenance: 
Venini Glassworks, Source
1961-07-12
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1959 through 1959
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass (1959) illustrated, p. 227, pl. 194; BIB# 27614