Disque Applati

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Object Name: 
Vase
Title: 
Disque Applati
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
85.3.67
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.1 cm, W: 13.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1985
Primary Description: 
Vase, "Disque Applati". Colorless with opaque black, red, gold and opal non-lead glasses; blown, applied cane drawing, furnace-worked and cased. Heavy-walled flattened disc shape with narrow circular flush opening; opaque black interior "pocket" thickly cased in colorless then overlaid on two broad sides with glass inclusions, enamels and fiberglass textile fragments producing a dichroic effect (gold in transmitted light, opal in reflected light), decoration then cased again in colorless; base ground flat with concave pontil; signed on base: "cl. monod 85.1.32" (year/month/number of piece).
Provenance: 
Kunstsammlungen der Veste Coburg, Source
1985-07-23
Inscription: 
cl. monod/85.1.32
signature
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2006-11-16 through 2007-03-18
West Bridge Exhibit
Zweiter Coburger Glaspreis fur moderne Glasgestaltung in Europa, 1985
Venue(s)
Kunstsammlungen der Veste Coburg 1985-07-14 through 1985-10-13