Easter Egg

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Object Name: 
Easter Egg
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
74.3.167
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.1 cm, Diam (max): 8.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1835-1850
Primary Description: 
Colored glass beads woven on an unknown core material. Bead- covered ovoid shape; polychrome beads forming a design of a floral-surrounded cross; reverse with two floral sprays; background of opalescent beads; inscribed "X" and "B" in script.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sotheby-Parke-Bernet, Source
1974-12-13
Color: 
Technique: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2002-03-21 through 2002-09-23
Sotheby Parke Bernet, Sale #3704 (1974-12-10) lot 48; BIB# 16500