Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
74.4.148
Dimensions: 
H: 10.5 cm, Diam (max.): 10.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1974
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James R. Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless, non-lead glass; blown, with applied chemical decoration. Circular shape body, uneven circular flared rim; decorated with silver nitrate and cobalt chloride applied and tooled feathering; tri-symmetrically applied, colorless, non-lead glass braces curve under and curl at lower portion of body; undulating colorless wafer, tri-symmetrically applied colorless feet; rough pontil mark on wafer; scratch-engraved (in script) on two feet: "1st World Craft Exhibit/Karl Schantz 1974".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Maisie (Mrs. James R.), Source
Houghton, James R., Source