Ovoid Vase with Sulphide of Caroline Bonaparte

Title: 
Ovoid Vase with Sulphide of Caroline Bonaparte

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Title: 
Ovoid Vase with Sulphide of Caroline Bonaparte
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
84.2.43
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.9 cm, Diam: 10 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1875
Credit Line: 
Clara S. Peck Endowment
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, white sulphide; blown, encased, molded sulphide. Ovoid shape, with polished flat rim with chamfered edges; a molded sulphide head of a woman (Caroline Bonaparte), facing sinister, wearing a tiara, in the side; inscribed "ANDRIEU. [F.?]" below the shoulder; small disk foot; polished base and pontil mark; circular paper label inscribed in ink "13/23.11.76" on the base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Lyons, Louis, Source
1984-04-06