Kew Blas Vase

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Object Name: 
Kew Blas Vase
Accession Number: 
2008.4.130
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 31.3 cm, Diam (max): 13 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1905-1927
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; mold-blown, tooled, applied iridescence. Onion-shaped on a narrow stem and hollow circular base. 18 vertical ribs, decorated overall with graduated gold with silver iridescence; polished pontil.
Department: 
Provenance: 
DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Source
Material: 
Inscription: 
LDC.88.16
inscription
Painted On underside of base Black paint/ink
25
label
Label/adhesive On underside of base Rectangular label with black text
20-43
label
Original label/adhesive On underside of base Oval scalloped label with handwritten text in pencil.
KEW-BLAS
signature
Engraved On underside of base Partially obscured by paper label