Iridescent Vase

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Object Name: 
Iridescent Vase
Accession Number: 
73.4.146
Dimensions: 
H: 10 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1898-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Nearly colorless glass with gold and blue iridescent surfaces; blown, fumed. Irregular cylindrical shape, curves inward below flared rim; gold iridescent interior and upper portion of exterior shading to blue at base; lower portion encircled by ten tooled spiral swirls; polished base and pontil mark; engraved signature on base: "L.C.T./L1819."
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
Technique: 
Masterpieces of European and American Glass
Venue(s)
Suntory Museum of Art 1981-10 through 1981-11