Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
94.3.94
Dimensions: 
H: 7.7 cm, W: 7.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1950-1959
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Suzanne Nady
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; mold-blown, ground and polished. Vase: three-sided. Rim plain, with horizontal top that was ground and polished; wall straight, tapering; at rim, it is thicker at center than at ends of sides; at each junction of sides, triangular facet with apex shortly below rim and base shortly above bottom of wall; sides and facets together make continuous pattern of alternating inverted and upright triangles; base plain, with flat, ground and polished underside that has scratched signature near edge: "Val St. Lambert" (cursive).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Nady Estate, Suzanne, Source