Photograph on Glass in a Frame

Object Name: 
Photograph on Glass in a Frame

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Object Name: 
Photograph on Glass in a Frame
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
97.4.13
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.5 cm, W: 9 cm, D: 5.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1925-1950
Credit Line: 
Gift of Thomas P. Dimitroff
Primary Description: 
(a) Colorless, reddish, brownish; (b) colorless non-lead, photo-sensitive glasses; (a) blown, cut into shape; (b) pressed, cut into shape. (a) Rectangular flat piece of glass with reddish edge at bottom surface and photograph of Ambassador Amory A. Houghton (1899-1981) printed on glass, rear surface acid-etched. (b) 6-sided flat shape ground and polished on all sides with a slot cut into the top surface to receive the glass photograph.
Provenance: 
Dimitroff, Thomas P., Former Collection
1997