Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
52.4.286
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.4 cm, Diam (max): 14 cm; Rim Diam: 17.8 cm, Rim Diam (Inner?): 9.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1952
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frederick Carter
Primary Description: 
Vase. Thick smoky translucent colorless, light blue and green very bubbly "diatreta" glass; cast (and acid etched?); slightly oval body with flat base and thickened rim; a heavy open network of branches attached to the body by short rods and two reglets envelopes the body; surface of network and body is "frosted", on base: "F. Carder 1952".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Carder, Frederick ((American, born United Kingdom, 1863-1963)), Source
1952
Material: 
Inscription: 
F. Carder 1952
signature
base
Brilliance in glass: the lost wax sculpture of Frederick Carder
Venue(s)
Rockwell Museum
The Glass of Frederick Carder
Venue(s)
Renwick Gallery 1971-12 through 1972-04
Pilkington Glass Museum 1972-06 through 1972-12
 
La Pate de Verre (1984) illustrated, p. 27, #24, right; BIB# 31110
An Illustrated Dictionary of Glass (1977) illustrated, p. 93, bottom; BIB# 20156
Corning Glassmaker: an anthology edition (1956) illustrated, p. 10; BIB# 67761