Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
75.3.234
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.9 cm, Diam (max): 8.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1900-1915
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Glass Works
Primary Description: 
Transparent cobalt non-lead glass, iridized to amethyst, gilding; mold-blown, iridized, gilded, possibly cold-painted. Vase with elongated narrow cylindrical neck, rim ground and polished flat; short body widening to inset foot; overall iridization; one side of vessel decorated with stylized symmetrical iris blossom drawn in gold outline enclosing slightly different color of iridescence, stem and leaves (blossom on neck, stem extending down to body with foliage); flat base; no pontil; gilding on base: "293 II/849".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Corning Glass Works, Corning, Former Collection
1975
Category: