Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
70.2.15
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.1 cm; Rim Diam: 8.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1884
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Gillett Welles, Sr.
Primary Description: 
Transparent yellowish glass with powdered glass inclusions resembling moss agate in pink, green, yellow and black; blown and cut. Flared circular upper rim swells to shoulder and curvilinearly tapers to base; cut design of arch shapes encircles body; inner surface of body is of the "crackle" technique; wheel engraved in pontil: "F Carder".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Welles Estate, Gladys C., Source
1970-10-09
Welles Estate, Gillett Sr., Source
1970-10-09
Technique: 
Inscription: 
F Carder
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