Marquetry Bottle with Flowers

Object Name: 
Marquetry Bottle with Flowers

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Object Name: 
Marquetry Bottle with Flowers
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.60
Dimensions: 
H: 18.2 cm, D (rim): 2.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1885-1900
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Translucent pale gray, green, and brown, bubbly glasses; blown, hot-applied and inlaid decorative elements (marquetry). Ovoid gourd-shape body; bulbous rounded upper rim; short, cylindrical neck swells to mid-body and curvilinearly tapers to squat conical-shape base area; applied and carved "at-the-fire" glass decoration of red, yellow, white, and green narcissus flower and leaves; ground and polished base area and pontil; incised vertical signature on body.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954-06-01
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