Acanthes

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Object Name: 
Vase
Title: 
Acanthes
Accession Number: 
2011.3.377
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 28.2 cm, Diam (max): 23.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
designed in 1921
Credit Line: 
Gift of Elaine and Stanford Steppa
Primary Description: 
Transparent butterscotch yellow glass; mold-blown. Ovoid vase widening towards shoulder. Vase has short, narrow neck and lipped rim. Exterior of vessel decorated with spiky acanthes leaves.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steppa, Elaine, Source
2011-12-09
Steppa, Stanford, Source
2011-12-09
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
R. LALIQUE
signature
Pressed on base
R. Lalique / France
signature
Engraved on base