Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.3.250
Dimensions: 
H: 24.9 cm, D: 13.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1958
Credit Line: 
Gift of Cristalleries de Saint Louis
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; mold-blown. Ground and polished flat top; body shape formed by visually divided two sections, the top portion swelled; twelve cut sides, four very large and concave; eight "v" shapes at the corners; ground and polished base and pontil mark; scratch-engraved inscription: "CRISTAL/ST. LOUIS/ FRANCE".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Compagnie des Cristalleries de Saint Louis, Source
1961-07-05
Color: 
Technique: 
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. 132, pl. 99; BIB# 27614