Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
86.3.16
Dimensions: 
H: 11.5 cm, D (max.): 8.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1927
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass with polychrome enamel decoration; mold-blown and fire-polished. Slightly bulbous cylindrical form has gently waisted neck directly below fire-polished rim; overall stylized polychrome enamel floral decoration with three pairs of butterflies; lip edged in green, neck has green band and red-orange scrollwork, blue band near base; base curves in sharply to low solid foot; no pontil; unsigned.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steneker, J. G., Former Collection
Sotheby's, Source
1986-04-02
Leerdam Glas 1878-1930 (1984) p. 57; BIB# 31195