Ewer

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Object Name: 
Ewer
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2017.3.46
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 32.5 cm, W: 15.6 cm, D: 12.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1872-1895
Credit Line: 
Gift of Sharon Handler Loeb
Primary Description: 
Ewer. Pink, colorless, white, and aventurine glasses; blown. Ewer made of twisted white and aventurine filigrana "aventurini a retorti" canes alternating with pink vertical strips. Ewer has inverted teardrop body, narrow neck, trefoil rim, and conical foot joined with a colorless merese. Wide handle attached to shoulder of vessel with a colorless lion-mask stamp.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Loeb, Sharon, Source
2017-11-27
Loeb, John, Source
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 2017 (2018) illustrated, p. 45; BIB# 716596
Acquisitions (2018) illustrated, p. 26; BIB# 716602