Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.3.248
Dimensions: 
H: 29.9 cm, D: 6.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1958
Credit Line: 
Gift
Primary Description: 
Colorless and amethyst tinted glasses; blown, engraved. Cylindrical shape; rounded rim; obverse engraved with standing female figure wearing pleated skirt, right hand on waist, left hand holding a decorated vessel on head; flat base with polished pontil area; signed in block letters on base "FLYGSFORS/1958/ BERNDT".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Orrefors Glasbruk, Source
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1959 through 1959
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass (1959) illustrated, p. 271, pl. 236; BIB# 27614