Prysantine [art original].

Title: 
Prysantine [art original].
Author/Artist: 
Stevens & Williams Ltd.
Publisher: 
1898.
Description: 
1 art original : watercolor, pencil, and ink on paper ; 46 x 28 cm.
Format of Material: 
Prints & Drawings
Bib ID: 
135428
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Archives (Non-Active)
Call Number: 
Carder/Steuben Archive Box 32
Location: 
Digital Image of Drawing
Call Number: 
No call number available
Variant Title: 
Bysantine
Byzantine
Claret jug
Notes: 
Design drawing for pure crystal cased and cut claret jug with sunburst and stylized feather decorations and handle with circular pattern design. Jug is nearly cynlindrical until base, at which point it juts out sharply before narrowing again towards feet. Columns of circular pattern design are featured on either side of sunburst and feather decoration.
Title is penciled in blue above design. Additional notations penciled in above title.
"In pure crystal or green cased + cut..." -- written in red ink below design.
"Jun 10 1898" -- stamped lightly in green ink directly below design.
"J. Whatman, 1898" in watermark.
"Stevens & Williams" -- stamped in very lightly in green ink in center of jug.
Digitized in-house July 2013.
Edges are tattered, torn, creased, and stained. Three vertical creases and one horizontal crease visible; large puncture hole in upper left corner.
This item is in the Frederick Carder papers.