Vase with Grape Vines

Object Name: 
Vase with Grape Vines

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Object Name: 
Vase with Grape Vines
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 32.8 cm; Rim Diam: 9.7 cm; Base Diam: 10.8 cm
On Display
about 1801-1955
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Astrid Varnay
Primary Description: 
Heavy translucent multicolored and clear glass; blown, cased, hot-applied decorative elements, acid-etched, and cut. Cylindrical body with solid ring base and partly ground pontil mark; clear glass enameled and cased with yellow and red shades at top, and blue and purple shades at bottom; acid-etched decoration of grapes and leaves (polished and slightly iridescent) against "frosted" background; at base: "Daum Nancy".
Varnay, Astrid, Source