Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
70.4.104
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 30 cm, W: 15.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1920-1929
Credit Line: 
Gift of Gillett Welles, Sr.
Primary Description: 
Transparent "celeste blue" lead glass cased with opaque "Black Jade" lead glass; mold blown and acid etched. Hexagonal shape; body acid etched in "Hare Bell" pattern with pebble-like background in alternate panels; polished base; marked with Fleur de Lis acid stamp; wheel engraved on base: "F. Carder".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Welles, Gladys (Mrs. Gillett, Sr.), Former Collection
Welles, Gillett Sr., Former Collection
Category: 
Frederick Carder: Portrait of a Glassmaker
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1985-04 through 1985-10
Davenport Art Gallery 1985-12-01 through 1986-01-12
Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg 1986-09-21 through 1986-11-09
Walters Art Gallery 1987-02-18 through 1987-04-12
'Lustrous': A Centennial Celebration of Art Glass Designed by Frederick Carder (2003-07-18) illustrated, p. 40;
Chemistry (1994) p. 932, fig. 21.25; BIB# 26865
Frederick Carder: Portrait of a Glassmaker (1985) illustrated, pp. 70-71, 118, pl. 29; BIB# 31168