2 Vases

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Object Name: 
2 Vases
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.3.144
Dimensions: 
See Individual Records
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless, polychrome lead glass; blown, cut, millefiori, engraved. Tall, tapered form, with flared neck rim, waisted neck, rounded shoulders, and tapering sides, to a rounded base; four engraved lines encircle the neck near the rim; the sides decorated with inset spaced millefiori canes, cut circular facets linked with engraved scrolled foliate sprigs, and cut stars; capstan stem above a disk foot with inset spaced millefiori canes; cut elaborate star on the underside.
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Provenance: 
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Source
1955
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1955