Perfume Vessel with Stopper

Object Name: 
Perfume Vessel with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Perfume Vessel with Stopper
Accession Number: 
83.2.1
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.3 cm, W: 13.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1981
Primary Description: 
Colorless, red and white glass; cast, polished; lampwork stopper. Diamond shape cross-section; two parts. (a) Base. Upper part with irregular surface and alternating layers of red and white, five of each, surmounting colorless glass with numerous bubbles and cords; hollow cavity with irregular interior penetrates into colorless glass; flat base with beveled edges; signed on base "COLIN REID 4-81"; (b) Top. Colorless glass with some bubbles and cords; irregular bottom surface shaped to mate with top of (a); flat top with beveled edges. (c) Stopper. Conical form surmounted by six-sided form; most surfaces frosted.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Reid, Colin ((British, b. 1953)), Former Collection
1983-02-11
Inscription: 
COLIN REID 4-81
Signature and date
Base