Lettuce-Leaf Compote with Winged Griffins

Object Name: 
Lettuce-Leaf Compote with Winged Griffins

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Object Name: 
Lettuce-Leaf Compote with Winged Griffins
Accession Number: 
2005.3.36
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 29.8 cm, W: 24 cm, D: 15.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1880-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Barry Friedman Ltd., New York
Primary Description: 
Lettuce-Leaf Compote with Winged Griffins. Colorless, transparent green and pink glass; blown, gold-foil inclusions, tooled, applied. Tazza shaped vessel with a curled leaf for the top with a dragon curving up from the stem of the leaf atop a blown stem with another dragon wrapped around it and a conical foot. Decorated overall with gold-foil inclusions.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Barry Friedman Ltd., Source
Contrasts: A Glass Primer
Venue(s)
Museum of Glass 2006-11-10 through 2009-10-11
Contrasts: A Glass Primer (2007) illustrated, p. 46; BIB# 100121