Vanity Set of a Bottle, Stopper and Mirror

Object Name: 
Vanity Set of a Bottle, Stopper and Mirror

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Object Name: 
Vanity Set of a Bottle, Stopper and Mirror
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
76.4.25
Dimensions: 
H (with stopper): 13.4 cm, W: 18 cm; D (mirror): 8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1976
Credit Line: 
Purchased with the aid of funds from the National Endowment for the Arts
Primary Description: 
(a) Black glass bottle with (b) blue tinted stopper and (c) black glass mirror; blown cut and polished. (a) Bottle with flat polished rim, short glossy cylindrical neck; resembles headless bust with matte (acid-polished?) surface, vertical cut and polished at end of each shoulder; flat matte polished base signed "William Happel J4. #14001 1976" and circular paper label L.96.4.76Aa; loose fitting (b) stopper of seven fused solid spheres decreasing in size towards top and arching to one side; base is elongated four sided pyramidal form fused to largest sphere; circular concave (c) mirror) cut and polished flat on one side.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Happel, William, Jr., Source
1976-06-24