Federzeichnung Vase in Octopus or Victoria Pattern

Object Name: 
Federzeichnung Vase in Octopus or Victoria Pattern

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Object Name: 
Federzeichnung Vase in Octopus or Victoria Pattern
Accession Number: 
2002.3.24
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.1 cm, Diam (max): 9.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1888
Credit Line: 
Gift of Barbara Olsen in memory of Fellow, John K. Olsen
Primary Description: 
Brownish-mauve transparent glass, lined with opaque white glass with a branching design of air-traps between the layers; mold-blown, tooled base. Top rim ground, polished and gilded, squiggly gilded decoration with white and pale blue enameled leaves and dots on surface between air traps, "Patent 9159" in script on base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Olsen, Barbara H. (1923-2016), Former Collection
1980
to
2002
Olsen, John K., Former Collection
1980
to
2002
Technique: 
Inscription: 
"Patent/9159"
Inscription
enamel? On bottom of base
"A-G/#161"
Label
On bottom of base Rectangular white label with typed text
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2005-05-19 through 2005-10-30