Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
58.3.38
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1957
Primary Description: 
Transparent gray-green non-lead glass; mold-blown, cut. Tall thinly-blown waisted vase with lipless ground and polished rim; upper half of body is conical flaring towards rim edge, waist area decorated with row of parallel angled vertical cut decorations (unpolished, elongated diamond shapes with extended ends), lower half of body flares out sightly towards thick base, ground and polished flat; no pontil; paper label on body, almost circular metallic gold on yellow background, thin gold concentric circle edging surrounding block letters: "W/MF/Kristall".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik (W.M.F.) (German, 1853-present; glass factory closed in 1982), Source
1957-07-05
Hikari no shouchu: sekai no garasu = The glass (1992) p. 17, #25; p. 242; BIB# 58995