Celery Vase in "Pierce" Pattern

Object Name: 
Celery Vase in "Pierce" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Celery Vase in "Pierce" Pattern
Accession Number: 
79.4.6
Dimensions: 
H: 25.8 cm, D (rim): 12.3 cm, W (foot): 11.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1853-1860
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, cut and engraved. Cylindrical bowl with flared rim cut into scallops; cut flute around top and bottom; engraved vintage design around middle of bowl; Presidential arms engraved on obverse; stem with air trap cut into six flutes; cut star underneath hexagonal base.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Pierce
Provenance: 
Lyons, Louis, Source
1979-02-01
Masterpieces of American Glass
Venue(s)
Museum of Applied Arts 1990-07-27 through 1990-09-02
State Hermitage Museum 1990-09-15 through 1990-10-21
Museum of the State Institute of Glass 1990-11-02 through 1991-01-04
Masterpieces of American Glass (1990) illustrated, pp. 17, 92, pl. 19; BIB# 33046