Courlis

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Object Name: 
Vase
Title: 
Courlis
Accession Number: 
2011.3.267
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.5 cm, Diam (max): 16.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
designed in 1931
Credit Line: 
Gift of Elaine and Stanford Steppa
Primary Description: 
Dark orangish amber glass; mold-blown. Vase with narrow base, wide rounded shoulder, and short straight-walled neck. Exterior of vessel decorated with eight birds flying over waves. All birds have wings pointed downwards. Background consists of circles and arcs, suggesting clouds.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steppa, Elaine, Source
2011-12-09
Steppa, Stanford, Source
2011-12-09
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
R. LALIQUE / FRANCE
signature
Acid stamped on base
Rene Lalique (1860-1945): des œuvres d'arts decoratifs ornees d'oiseaux (2016) illustrated, p. 193 (no. 529); BIB# 151079