Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.3.52
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.5 cm; Body Diam (max): 12.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1914
Primary Description: 
Translucent-transparent pale amber and purple glass; free-blown, overlaid and acid-etched. Oval body with flat base having ground concave center, rim slightly turned in; an overlay of purple glass has been put about the pale amber yellow glass and etched away with acid to form a design of cherry branches, leaves and cherries; at the bottom the letter "N" in retrograde, for Nicholas, with Imperial crown, "II", and "1914".
Department: 
Provenance: 
A La Veille Russie, Source
Inscription: 
Imperial crown/NicholasII
Trademark