Small Marquetry Vase with Wild Poppies and Insects

Object Name: 
Small Marquetry Vase with Wild Poppies and Insects

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Object Name: 
Small Marquetry Vase with Wild Poppies and Insects
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.58
Dimensions: 
H: 11.9 cm; D (rim): 11.3 cm, (foot): 6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1885-1900
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Colorless bubbly glass; blown, cased, hot-applied and inlaid decorative elements (marquetry), acid-etched, cut, and engraved; metal foil. Broad foot with flat ground base, flat knob and concave top, bowl slightly tapering downwards; foot is amber stained, bowl covered with amber circles, on bowl stained and etched flowers in green, lilac and orange; signed at bottom of bowl: "Emile Galle".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954-06-01
Category: 
Treasures from The Corning Museum of Glass (1992) illustrated, p. 106, #102; BIB# 35679
History of Colors (1989-01)
Let's Enjoy: Emile Galle's Glass (1971-05) illustrated, p. 91;