"Inciso" (Incised) Vase

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Object Name: 
Inciso (Incised) Vase
Title: 
"Inciso" (Incised) Vase
Accession Number: 
58.3.29
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 39.1 cm; Rim Diam (max): 7.6 cm; Base Diam (max): 6.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1956
Credit Line: 
Gift of Venini
Primary Description: 
Orange amber, olive green, and colorless glass; mold-blown. Cylindrical vase tapers out gradually from the rim, swelling at the shoulder, and tapering in gradually from the shoulder to the base. Orange-amber body with olive green bottom cased in colorless glass; colorless base. Entire outer surface wheel-cut in horizontal circular bands (inciso); ground base and pontil. Marked with acid stamp: "venini/murano/ITALIA."
Provenance: 
Venini Glassworks, Source
1958
Technique: 
Inscription: 
venini/murano/ITALIA
Stamp
acid stamp
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2003-09-22 through 2004-03-01
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2004-06-17 through 2004-10-03