Compote

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Object Name: 
Compote
Accession Number: 
2009.4.306
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.7 cm, Diam (max): 15.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1904-1915
Credit Line: 
Gift of Anna and Karl Koepke
Primary Description: 
Amber and blue glass, blown, tooled, iridized and ground. Compote has wide foot, narrow stem which widens at top and bowl that flares toward irregular rim. Exterior of bowl decorated with swirling blue pattern and iridized overall. Interior of bowl iridized bright gold. Signed "Quezal" on bottom.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Koepke, Karl H. (d. 2009), Source
2009-05-26
Koepke, Ann, Source
2009-05-26
Inscription: 
Quezal
signature
on bottom