Luster Vase in "Raise Diamond" Pattern

Object Name: 
Luster Vase in "Raise Diamond" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Luster Vase in "Raise Diamond" Pattern
Accession Number: 
2006.4.156
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 27.4 cm, Diam (max): 17.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1920-1930
Credit Line: 
Gift of Barbara H. and J. William Meek III
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; blown, tooled, applied, cut, polished, assembled. Tall pear-shaped vase that flares into a folded over, scalloped rim with an applied single knop stem and a scalloped foot with a star cut in the bottom. Body of the vase is cut in a large diamond pattern, neck cut in a honeycomb pattern and 10 large pressed prisms that hang from folded over rim. Base is cut with sunburst underneath and has polished pontil mark.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Raise Diamond
Provenance: 
Meek, John William, III, Source
2006-10-23
Meek, Barbara H., Source
2006-10-23
Color: 
Material: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2011-05-19 through 2011-12-31
Changing Exhibitions Gallery