Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
82.2.2
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.6 cm, Diam (max): 11.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1750-1765
Primary Description: 
Opaque white lead glass; blown, enameled. Baluster shape, with short cylindrical neck, rounded shoulder, and tapered base; enameled border of stylized colorful flowers around the base of the neck; Chinoiserie figures in a landscape setting on the side: a colorfully-dressed Mandarin and a lady standing in front of a pine tree, while a young boy approaches a rocky mound at the left; flying birds and another rocky mound complete the scene; colorful glass rough pontil mark; circular paper label with serrated edge inscribed "25." in ink on the bottom.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Delomosne & Son Limited, Source
1982-03-18
Dawson, Ruth W., Former Collection
1982-04-14
Dawson, Hugh, Former Collection
1982-04-14
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Inscription: 
25.
Inscription
Stourbridge Glass A Cut Above the Rest (2014-03) illustrated, p. 14;
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1982 (1983) illustrated, pp. 7, 13;
Gilding the Lily (1978) #7, pp. 8, 23; BIB# 28960