Telluvian

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Object Name: 
Scent Bottle with Stopper
Title: 
Telluvian
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
87.4.53
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 22.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1987
Credit Line: 
Gift of Vitrix Hot Glass Studio
Primary Description: 
Transparent pink non-lead glass cased in colorless; blown, manipulated, hot-formed stopper. Stylized human figure with hat; double lobed colorless stopper with elongated top point and stem; narrow, straight, collared opening broad downward sloping shoulder forms hemisphere then is sharply waisted before extending into elongated internal pink teardrop bubble cased in colorless, tapering to solid conical base; ground and polished pontil; inscribed in script on base: " c Thomas / Buechner / 1987".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Vitrix Hot Glass Studio, Source
Modern and contemporary art glass (2006) illustrated, slide 51 (second from left); BIB# 130418