Lunar Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Title: 
Lunar Vase
Accession Number: 
98.4.504
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 27.7 cm, Diam: 7.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1977
Credit Line: 
Gift of Design Dept., Steuben Glass, A Division of Corning Glass Works
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, tooled, cut, ground, and polished; cylindrical shape; rim flat with cut edges; bottom of vase solid, encloses cylindrical insert with frosted exterior and hemispherical bump on top (illusion of spherical air bubble); flat circular base ground and polished with open ring between outer section and cylindrical insert in center; base signed "Steuben NY" near edge.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, A Division of Corning Glass Works, Former Collection
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Steuben NY
Mark
Diamond-tipped stylus On base near edge. Manufacturer's mark. "Steuben NY" in script.
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Venue(s)
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2002-05-29 through 2002-08-14