Handled Vase

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Object Name: 
Handled Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.3.100
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.5 cm; Rim Diam (max): 5 cm; Base Diam (max): 2.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1800-1899
Primary Description: 
Handled Vase. Aquamarine non-lead glass; "cranberry" and yellow trim; pattern- molded and free-blown. Alabastron type -- slender cylindrical body, short nearly flat shoulder, short neck with very wide rolled-over and down-turned rim; body vertically ribbed and with nearly horizontal swirls of paired yellow and cranberry tapes which terminate on the neck; rim edged with cranberry; applied, opposing, tiny aquamarine handles with long curled ends, upper attachment at body below shoulder.
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D. (1892-1968), Source
1950-10-01
Material: 
Panel Show II
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1958 through 1958