Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
75.4.132
Dimensions: 
H: 7 cm, D: 11.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1801-1974
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Glass Works
Primary Description: 
Colorless and black lead glass; blown, cased, cut and engraved. Waisted shape; flared rim; bowl cased and cut in "Alpine" pattern: alternating feather shapes and floral sprays; base of bowl curves outward, with ring of flowers; attached to stem with merese; squared-twist stem; attached to foot with merese; domed foot with ring of circles separated by double lines; polished pontil.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Corning Glass Works, Corning, Source
1975-10-23
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
Frederick Carder: Portrait of a Glassmaker (1985) illustrated, pp. 86-87, 118, pl. 46; BIB# 31168