Kew-Blas Basket

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Object Name: 
Kew-Blas Basket
Accession Number: 
2008.4.148
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.3 cm, W: 16.7 cm, D: 12.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1905-1927
Primary Description: 
Opaque opal glass; blown, tooled, applied. Simple basket shape with two-strand twisted handle that ends in a raspberry prunt on either side. Exterior is decorated with a wave pattern with iridized finish, the interior is iridized apricot colored finish and the handles are a silver-blue iridized finish. Polished pontil mark with "KEW BLAS".
Department: 
Provenance: 
DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Source
Inscription: 
LDC.88.21
inscription
Painted On underside of basket Black paint/ink.
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label
Label/adhesive On underside of basket Rectangular white label with black text.
KEW-BLAS
signature
Engraved/enameled On underside of basket