Fazzoletto (Handkerchief) Vase

Object Name: 
Fazzoletto (Handkerchief) Vase

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Fazzoletto (Handkerchief) Vase
Accession Number: 
2010.4.158
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 30.3 cm, W: about 30.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1975
Credit Line: 
Gift of Yvonne Moretti in memory of her father, Alessandro Moretti
Primary Description: 
Opaque white, gold-ruby red, and black or very dark blue glass; cased, blown, applied trails. Vase with uneven undulating walls and rim. Interior is white; exterior is translucent gold-ruby red with applied trails of alternating wide black or very dark blue and thinner red glass around top half of vase.
Provenance: 
Moretti, Yvonne, Source
2010-11-30
Material: 
Inscription: 
A. Moretti / 1975
signature
Engraved base