Kalian Base

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Object Name: 
Kalian Base
Accession Number: 
75.1.109
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 29.5 cm, Diam: 11.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1775-1899
Credit Line: 
Gift of Alfred Wolkenberg
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass, bubbly, some small white stone; blown with tooled decoration. Rim rounded by reheating, long cylindrical neck spreads out into ovoid form, constricts and forms tubular base ring; interior contains wad of glass in center of base with ovoid application of same material covered by five pink pincered decorated petals, above, a small gather of glass is broken on its upper surface; slightly kicked base retains pontil mark.
Provenance: 
Wolkenberg, Alfred, Source
1975-04-18