Colonial Vase in "Camel" Pattern

Object Name: 
Colonial Vase in "Camel" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Colonial Vase in "Camel" Pattern
Accession Number: 
2015.4.12
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 31.5 cm, Diam (max): 26.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1893-1895
Credit Line: 
Purchased with the assistance of The Karl and Anna Koepke Endowment Fund
Primary Description: 
Colonial Vase in "Camel" Pattern. Blown and applied glass; painted and gilded. Opaque white glass vase with bulbous rounded shoulders and tapered base. Decorated with gilded patterns around the neck, shoulders and base which frame three polychrome enameled vignettes: caravan of camels and men with pyramids, palm trees, and a single camel and man. Three small gilded handles applied from top of shoulder to neck.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Camel
Provenance: 
Simmonds, Ian, Source
2015-10-06
Barron, Carl U., Former Collection
Barron, Ruth, Former Collection
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
[image of crown within wreath] / 1007
inscription
Enameled on base in red
Corning Museum Adds Major Works of Glass, Library Collections (2016) illustrated, p. 319 (#14, top left); BIB# AI102876
Acquisitions (2016) illustrated, pp. 24-25 #14; BIB# AI101418
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 2015 (2015) illustrated, p. 25; BIB# 706294