Cut Glass Vase

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Object Name: 
Cut Glass Vase
Accession Number: 
2008.4.139
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 25.2 cm, W: 17.1 cm, Diam (max): 12 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1920-1927
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; mold-blown, tooled, applied, cut, engraved. Amphora shaped form with flat base, flared rim and decorated with two applied "fiddlehead" shaped handles with wedged terminals. The body is decorated with a cut design of three stylized foliate "fringe" bands that are digonally ridge-cut and divided by cut horizontal bands that drape slightly. The handles are decorated with engraved floral rosettes surrounded by scalloping. Polished pontil.
Department: 
Provenance: 
DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Source
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
LDC.88.39
inscription
Painted On underside of base Black paint/ink.
88
label
Label/adhesive On underside of base Rectanular white label with black text.