Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.73
Dimensions: 
H: 16.2 cm; D (rim max.): 6.4 cm, (base): 5.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1900-1954
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Dull transparent colorless and translucent frosted glass; free- blown, acid-etched, stained and gilded. Heavy solid ring base with ground unpolished pontil mark, body increasing in diameter towards double-lipped mouth; against the frosted acid-etched background stained and gilded floral motifs, on the base the signature: "E. Galle - Nancy - depose G.G.".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954-06-01