Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
63.3.28
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 27.3 cm, W: 22.5 cm, D: 12.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1960
Credit Line: 
Gift of Flavio Poli
Primary Description: 
Colorless, transparent cobalt, amethyst non-lead glasses; blown. Flattened ovoid or diamond-shape, with flared then collared narrow opening, ground and polished flat; walls of amethyst cased in thin layer of blue, then colorless; heavy colorless base, ground and polished flat; inscribed in script on base: "Flavio Poli/1960".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Poli, Flavio ((1900-1984)), Source
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Capturing the Dance of Light (1993) illustrated, p. 65, bottom;
Il Corning Museum illustrated, p. 23;