Double Saddle Blanket Cylinder

Title: 
Double Saddle Blanket Cylinder

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Object Name: 
Vase
Title: 
Double Saddle Blanket Cylinder
Accession Number: 
75.4.56
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.8 cm, Diam (max): 13.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1975
Web Description: 
This series was inspired by Navajo blanket designs.
Provenance: 
Chihuly, Dale (American, b. 1941), Former Collection
1975-12-30
Material: 
Inscription: 
Chihuly
Signature
Primary Description: 
Translucent dull custard yellow cased with bubbly colorless glass and iridescent purple-blue, green aventurine, light green, reddish-brown, and amber-brown and gray-white glass; blown. Flat circular upper rim; cylindrical body with near encircling undulating iridescent purple-blue multi-line band with light green lower border divided vertically with multi-line band of green aventurine bordered with gray-white bands flanked by reddish-brown stylized horses standing on a multi-colored "spatter" ground; flat base with pushed-up rough pontil; signed in the glass with a reddish-brown horse on multi-colored "spatted" ground and "Chihuly" inside the horse.
Chihuly, Glass Cylinders
Venue(s)
University of Utah 1975-07-25 through 1975-08-25