Lunar Vase

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Title: 
Lunar Vase
Accession Number: 
98.4.530
Dimensions: 
H: 27.8 cm; Diam: 7.3 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, signed "Steuben" near edge; two labels adhered to vase near rim, one label has "J/81/A" written on it, the other has "8350" on it.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, A Division of Corning Glass Works, Former Collection
Color: 
Inscription: 
Steuben
Mark
Diamond-tipped stylus On base, near edge. Manufacturer's mark. "Steuben" in script.