Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
58.3.219
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 25.2 cm; Rim Diam: 15.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1830
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed and cut. Urn-shaped top with everted rim bearing series of parallel cut flutes; pattern of "waffling" in ovals around upper part of body; pattern of intersecting lines around bulbous lower half; attached by triple wafer to hollow three-stepped quadriform base with vertical flutes on inside; rough ground on base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
1958-08-06
Color: 
Pressed Glass, 1825-1925
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1983-04 through 1983-10
St. Louis Art Museum 1983-12-01 through 1984-03-01
Suntory Museum of Art 1984-07-17 through 1984-09-02
Portland Museum of Art 1984-11-01 through 1985-12-31
Cincinnati Art Museum 1985-04-13 through 1985-05-26
Glass and the Glorious, an 1831 Baccarat Catalog (1999) p. 25;
A Century of Pressed Glass (1983) p. 36;
Pressed Glass 1825-1925 (1983) 48 p.; BIB# 30792
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 374, #1450; BIB# 30457