Vase

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Object Name: 
Lamp
Title: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
74.4.181
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 61.9 cm, Diam: 44 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1920-1929
Credit Line: 
Gift of Otto W. Hilbert
Primary Description: 
Translucent amber iridescent lead glass (gold Aurene); blown, iridized. Circular flared rim tapers and swells to shoulder and tapers to base; ground pontil mark; metal electrical attachment rests atop homemade circular wooden top; glass vase rests atop Chinese-style wooden pedestal; (b) colorless, lead glass cased with transparent amber, lead glass with laminated layer of bubbles and swirling black, blue, green, gold and red inclusions; blown. Conical shape; circular upper rough ground rim flares to large circular lower rim; rough outer acid-etched surface. (a) Gold Aurene base is Design #2683; (b) lampshade is design #8528; or random shape to try feasibility of glass technique.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Moss Agate; Aurene; 2683
Provenance: 
Hilbert, Otto, Former Collection
1974
Technique: