Vase with Portrait of Queen Victoria

Object Name: 
Vase with Portrait of Queen Victoria

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Object Name: 
Vase with Portrait of Queen Victoria
Accession Number: 
71.2.58
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1887
Credit Line: 
Gift of Gillett Welles, Sr.
Primary Description: 
Transparent yellow-amber cased with gold ruby glass; blown and cut. Circular crenellated upper rim; inverted conical neck encircled by two cut grooves with a band of vertical ovals between them; flattened bulbous body with "waffle pattern" cutting with crossed diagonals and a sulphide portrait of Queen Victoria; flat polished base with cut oval "rayed" design; unmarked.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Welles Estate, Gillett Sr., Source
1971-12-30
The Glass of Frederick Carder (1971) illustrated, p. 11, Iii.11.; BIB# 27279