Vase with Japanese Landscape and Stand

Object Name: 
Vase with Japanese Landscape and Stand

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Object Name: 
Vase with Japanese Landscape and Stand
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.3.9
Dimensions: 
(a&b) H: 27.1 cm; (a) H: 25.2 cm, D: 7.4 cm; (b) H: 12.9 cm, D: 9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1870-1890
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; bronze base; blown, enameled, cut. Cylindrical shape; enameled and gilt design at rim of band with sawtooth design and crosses within circles; six larger triangular designs descend below rim decoration at regular intervals; engraved oriental scene of house in landscape, fishermen on boat, two birds in sky; signed in gold enamel on base "Escalier de Cristal Paris"; bronze base consists of geometrical motif, two dragons on openwork stylized floral background with abstract organic motif band at base; three dragon-like creatures act as feet.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Thompson, Maureen, Source
1981-01-26
Category: 
European Glass and Continental Ceramics (#1098) (1980-12-18) lot #38, ill., p. 6;