Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
88.2.5
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 49.6 cm; Base Diam: 11.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1988
Primary Description: 
Transparent amethyst and colorless 24% lead glasses; blown with sandcast handles, applied hot. Tall narrow lipless amethyst tube with thick colorless hollow conical base, body is flanked by a pair of large solid colorless sandcast unilateral double scroll handles with matte finish, each attached while hot in two places with patties of colorless; rough pontil; inscribed around pontil: "Annette Meech 1974/The Glasshouse 1988."
Department: 
Provenance: 
Glasshouse, Former Collection
1988-07-06
Meech, Annette ((b. 1948)), Source
1988-03-11
Inscription: 
Annette Meech 1974 / The Glasshouse 1988
Signature and date